Possible political pacts after redemocratization
Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira
In J.Chacel, P.Falk e D.Fleischer,eds., Brazil's Economic and Political Future, Boulder (Co): Westview Press, 1988: 141-152.
With the transiction to democracy and the election of Tancredo Neves the probability of a populist political pact is small. The alternatives after democratization are a conservative pact based on the great bourgeoisie, or a progressive one based on the middle classes.