Developments in Latin America: The Temporary Staffing Industry in Brazil

Jennifer Watts

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Abstract

While many countries are still struggling to escape the effects of the financial crisis, Brazil has experienced strong economic growth, providing a stimulus for further investment and temporary staffing agency expansion. This Working Brief aims to outline some of the developments that have occurred in the temporary staffing industry in Brazil. I briefly outline the regulatory context for temporary staffing in Brazil before highlighting the characteristics of the industry and detailing the emergence of some of the top transnational temporary staffing agencies present in the Brazilian market. In summary, this Working Brief will highlight the key features of the temporary staffing industry in Brazil, and how it is viewed as a potential market for substantial future growth by some transnational temporary staffing agencies.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationGeographies of Temporary Staffing Unit Website
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2011

Keywords

  • Temporary staffing industry
  • Brazil
  • Latin America

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