Boom Bust: Ousted: Brazilian court removes Senate president
Brazil’s high court ousted Senate President Renan Calheiros as corruption allegations continue to fly across the country. Ameera David has the details. Then, Bianca Facchinei takes a look at a new report claiming companies facing a rise in imports see an innovation decline. Afterwards, Alexey Yaroshevsky examines the fallout from Donald Trump’s latest tweeting, this time aimed at Boeing.
Following the break, Johns Hopkins Professor Steve Hanke gives his take on Zimbabwe’s new currency, and what’s in store for the African country as it tries to get its finances in order. And finally, in The Big Deal, Edward Harrison breaks down the declining fortunes of Europe’s center-left political leaders.