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Portuguese Government

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The indian lived in its natural habitat, without if to worry about the accumulation of wealth, however, for the ambition and interest of the conquerors the wealth of Brazil had started to be taken by the Europeans whom they had invested in its countries, deluding and enslaving the indians with objects of little value. They had introduced its culture had explored the forests of Brazil and had changed the way of life of the natives, had thus accumulated wealth in its countries. Later, the region that today corresponds to the South America was divided in two parts between Spaniard and Portuguese. This division attracted the attention of other countries, such as France, England and Holland that, in the same way had also acquired colonies in central America and North America. However, what it attracted the attention of as many Europeans had been the vegetal and mineral wealth. These extracted products were taken, transformed into products manufactured and vendidos in the colony the high prices.

It will be that today it is different of old? We can say that the financial difficulty, the unemployment and the poverty are inheritances in the way as the country was colonized, therefore, Brazil still is a developing country. The territory that today corresponds to Brazil was colonized by the Portuguese and is part of the context of exploration of the New World, whose objectives were to strengthen the power of the monarchs absolutists and to enrich to the s European nations. In 1500, with the arrival of the expedition commanded for Peter lvares Cabral, the Portuguese Government initiated the process of domination of Brazilian lands, recognizing them officially as a colony of Portugal, inside of the limits of the Treated one to Tordesilhas. Map of the Division of America for the Treated one to Tordesilhas For the map above perceives that, Brazil of century XVI did not present the same territorial extension of today.

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Brazilian Economy

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So that the economy officially grows foreseen 1% for the government, the growth of the last trimester would have of being of the 7% order. The surprising result gave alento to the perspectives of the economy contraction technique contraction, or at least was until the March end. This situation is sufficiently negative. When the country is in contraction, increases the unemployment, what it tends to reduce the income of the families and the level of consumption of the society, initiating a vicious circle: little job, little income, little consumption, fall of the economic growth, little job Happily, the Brazilian economy did not enter in this vicious circle, mainly because the consumption of the families, after to fall in the last trimester of 2008, came back to grow in the first trimester of this year. The recovery of the familiar consumption, that answers for about 60% of the GIP, helped to reduce the intensity of the contraction in the first trimester and certainly it must help the country to leave the contraction from as the semester, with possibility, also, to occur growth of the Brazilian economy in 2009, that it must if to point out between 0% and 1%.Preocupante in the presented numbers is the strong fall of the investments. The quarterly fall was the occured greater since the beginning of the series in this comparison base, in 1996. The fall is explained by the high levels of industrial supplies in the 2008 end and by the reduction of the sales, that the idle capacity of the companies increased. With supplies and extended idle capacity, no entrepreneur thinks about investing. With the fall of the supplies and recovery of the sales, pointed for the data most recent, it is possible that the industries come back to invest in the magnifying of the installed capacity. However, such investment must only be retaken throughout as the semester.