A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE BRICS COUNTRIES IN THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION FIELD

Author
Augusto Leal Rinaldi, Laerte Apolinário Júnior
Content Type
Journal Article
Journal
Conjuntura Austral: Journal of the Global South
Volume
11
Issue Number
53
Publication Date
2020
Institution
Conjuntura Austral: Journal of the Global South
Abstract
The first decade of the 21st century gave way to a series of international political-economic dynamics with the potential to reorganize global power (IKENBERRY, 2018; KITCHEN; COX, 2019; MAHBUBANI, 2009; MEARSHEIMER, 2018, 2019). Among the changes, one common reference is the rise of the BRICS –Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa –and, consequently, their performance for demanding reforms of the global governance system (COOPER, 2016; HURRELL, 2018; ROBERTS; ARMIJO; KATADA, 2018; STUENKEL, 2017). The emerging economies have invested in consolidating their new status by acting in different branches of global governance, demanding changes and policies to see a reasonable parity between their economic weight and ability to participate as real decision-makers. In this context, international regimes are a crucial dimension to consider.
Topic
Development, International Cooperation, International Political Economy, Geopolitics, International Development, Economic Development , Economic Cooperation
Political Geography
Russia, China, India, South Africa, Brazil