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Bolsonaro as 'Tropical Trump' and his impact on Brazil's oil markets

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Listen: Bolsonaro as 'Tropical Trump' and his impact on Brazil's oil markets

Far-right politician Jair Bolsonaro has been elected Brazil's next president, a victory widely viewed as good for the country's oil sector. What does the election of the man dubbed the "Tropical Trump" mean for Petrobras, its subsidiaries, fuel subsidies, and Brazil's deepwater prospects?

On this week's Capitol Crude, Lisa Viscidi, director of energy, climate change and extractive industries at the Inter-American Dialogue, talks about the oil impacts expected to follow Bolsonaro's January 1 inauguration.

Part 2 of our three-part series on Latin America's changing oil politics.

Part 1: Mexico's oil sector facing uncertainty under incoming Lopez Obrador administration

Part 3: Colombia aims to double oil output, but hurdles remain

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