Brazil’s jobs crisis lingers, posing challenge for next president

Stefan Weiss (L) and Alexander Costa sell food out of the trunk of a car in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil September 17, 2018. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – After losing his job with a foreign food company in March, Alexander Costa surveyed Brazil’s anemic labor market and decided to start selling cheap lunches by the beach in Rio de Janeiro to try and provide for his young family. “I could have stayed home, looking for work, sending out […]

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