Brazil and the Regional Leadership Vacuum: The Chinese-American Advantage

Author
Corival Alves Do Carmo, Cristina Soreanu Pecequilo
Content Type
Journal Article
Journal
AUSTRAL: Brazilian Journal of Strategy International Relations
Volume
5
Issue Number
9
Publication Date
Institution
Postgraduate Program in International Strategic Studies, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Abstract
The first decade of the 21st century was characterized by Brazil’s action in South America. However, since 2011, there was a setback in the country´s strategic, economic and political investments in integration, allowing the projection of the US and China. The aim of this article is to analyze this context.
Topic
Foreign Policy, Diplomacy, International Cooperation
Political Geography
United States, China, Asia, Brazil, South America, North America