RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - International investors and large companies are increasingly concerned with indicators that extend beyond employment and inflation in a given country, but Brazil is among the worst emerging countries in these other criteria as well, which include social, environmental and governance performance.
According to an exclusive survey by MB Associados consulting company, in a list with 19 countries, Brazil ranked 3rd worst, with a score of 60% (the closer to 100%, the worse). Only the Philippines and South Africa performed worse, while South Korea (2%) and Chile (24%) were at the top.
It is the first time . . .