TITLE

LUIZ INACIO LULA DA SILVA

AUTHOR(S)
Vourvoulias-Bush, Alberto; Downie, Andrew
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/30/2002, Issue 51/52, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Luiz In�cio Lula Da Silva, a former Metal Union Workers' Union leader who won the presidential election in Brazil. Discussion of his Workers' Party political platform, which included smaller government and a pledge to reduce poverty; Details of the country's economy; Background on Lula's childhood; Idea that his party holds only a plurality in the Congress and he will need negotiation skills to gain approval for his programs.
ACCESSION #
8788815

 

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