Recent Publications

In order to increase revenues in the short run, Brazil’s central government taxed cotton exports and made its expansion …

Compares the cotton slave economy in Northeast Brazil with sugar plantations and the cotton regions in the United States.

Brazil cotton trade benefitted from increasing British demand for a new variety of cotton staple that emerged with mechanised textile …

Morte por doenças relacionadas à falta de saneamento era duas vezes maior entre a população negra que entre brancos no Rio de Janeiro …