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BBC correspondent Daniel Gallas is based in Sao Paolo, Brazil. (rvcroffi/Flickr)
BBC correspondent Daniel Gallas is based in Sao Paolo, Brazil. (rvcroffi/Flickr)
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Following the U.S. and Asia, European markets surged today after the Federal Reserve decision to raise interest rates for the first time in nearly 10 years. Not everyone, however, has a bright outlook on that decision.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson checks in the BBC's South American business correspondent, Daniel Gallas, who is in Sao Paolo, Brazil.

Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

Guest

  • Daniel Gallas, BBC South America business correspondent. He tweets @danielgallas.

This segment aired on December 17, 2015.

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