Bolivia has become a focal point of the academic discourse on the ‘New Left' in Latin America and this report aims to explore the dynamic between social movements as governing bodies, the populist rhetoric of Evo Morales' administration, and the implications for Bolivian democracy.
Cynthia Arnson commented on the U.S.-Latin America relations with the occasion of the OAS (Organization of American States) summit in Guatemala. [in Spanish]
This volume provides a wide-ranging analysis of social welfare reform in the region, examining in particular the politics involved in implementing difficult and controversial social policies that often pit the middle strata of society, represented by powerful stakeholders, against the poor.Order this book from Lynne Rienner Publishers.
Latin American Program in the News: "Se inicia con dos estudios sobre 'el problema de las drogas en Guatemala'"
The Foreign Ministry of Guatemala has announced that work will begin this week on two studies by Latin American Program scholars, coordinated by Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón. This article is in Spanish.
En este nuevo volumen de Historia de los Argentinos el Dr. Carlos Floria extiende su análisis hasta la crisis de 2001, la renuncia de Fernando De la Rua y las elecciones que consagraron a Nestor Kirchner presidente.