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Hosting the Olympic Games is big business – just look to Rio de Janeiro as it prepares for the 2016 Summer Olympics. See for yourself how one event can reshape an entire country’s economy in a city getting ready to take the world’s stage on CIEE’s Busin
Location:
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Fall Semester

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Hosting the Olympic Games is big business – just look to Rio de Janeiro as it prepares for the 2016 Summer Olympics. See for yourself how one event can reshape an entire country’s economy in a city getting ready to take the world’s stage on CIEE’s Business, Economics, and Culture program. Improve your Portuguese by leaps and bounds, take a variety of courses from econometrics to marketing at a local university, and get to know the culture by living with a local family and going on tours of local businesses. Study abroad in Rio de Janeiro and you'll: Study with a local institute with respected academic departments of business administration that have strong ties to the marketing and business sectors and centers of economic policy Live in a vibrant city and business center that’s home to Brazil’s telecommunications giant, Globo, as well as the headquarters of other major Brazilian and international companies Visit various points of interest around the city and country, and volunteer throughout the greater Rio area

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