New documentary on the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil

Tomorrow the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off in São Paulo, Brazil. The preparations for this event have been controversial in the host country. Copa pra quem? (Who is the World Cup for?) is a slogan frequently used by protesters who are disillusioned by the sense of exclusion produced by a highly contested security policy,…

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Welcome to Trust as a precondition for socio-economic development: what can we learn from the case of Brazil? This is an ethnographically grounded research project exploring the relationship between trust, inequality and economic development, located at the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Bergen.