Paying For Crime: A Review of the Relationships Between Insecurity and Development in Mexico and Central America
Given the consequences that insecurity and crime have for Mexico and Central America, the governments of the region must work to devise and implement policies that address the links between crime rates and development, citizens' lack of trust in institutions, and the high economic toll of insecurity overall.
Latin American Program in the News: "Narcotráfico: América Latina dejó de tener 'países de tránsito'"
This article about changing patterns of drug trafficking quotes Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón. This article is in Spanish.
#7 La Politica de los Estados Unidos Hacia Mexico en la Coyuntara Actual: Una relacion muy especial?
This publication provides a summary of a workshop held in San Salvador, El Salvador on July 14-15, 2005 that analyzed security and defense reforms and identified central themes in Central America's security agenda. (in Spanish)
Cynthia J. Arnson comments on the impact upon US relations with Latin American countries that offer asylum to Edward Snowden. This article is in French.
Latin American Program in the News: EE.UU. amenaza con represalias a China y Rusia por el caso Snowden
This article refers to comments made by Cynthia J. Arnson on the consequences for US relations with Latin American countries that grant asylum to Edward Snowden. This article is in Spanish.
The Center's Latin American Program is in search of a Director for the Mexico Institute that has extensive knowledge of Mexico and US Mexico relations. Please see the full job opportunity announcement for more information and how to apply. Please note the deadlien for receipt of applications has been extended until June 5, 2012.