The Political Construction of Brazil

2017. An encompassing analysis of Brazil’s society, economy and politics since the Independence. A national-dependent interpretation. Three historical cycles of the relation state-society: State and Territorial Integration Cycle (1822-1929), Nation and Development Cycle (1930-1977) and Democracy and Social Justice Cycle (1977-2010). Crisis since then. (Book: Lynne Rienner Publishers)

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Macroeconomia Desenvolvimentista

2016. With José Luis Oreiro e Nelson Marconi. Our more complete analysis of Developmental Macroeconomics – the central economic theory within New Developmentalism. (book)

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Uma resposta estratégica aos desafios do capitalismo global e da democracia

Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira

Em Balanço da Reforma do Estado no Brasil: A Nova Gestão Pública, Brasilia: MP/Seges, 2002: 29-35. Intervention in seminar organized by the Secretaria da Gestão, Brasilia, August 2002


In this paper I shortly evaluate the 1995 Public Management Reform in Brazil, underline that its major objective was to build state capacity, and remark that states became more strategic (not less) in globalization, because this international system may be defined as the one where business enterprises compete at world level backed by their respective national states.



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