In November 2007, experts on energy convened to discuss the role of energy resources as an instrument of cooperation or conflict in South America. The report explores the effects of the political and economic policy decisions of important energy producers on other energy-dependent, Latin American states.
Director Cynthia J. Arnson expounds upon security concerns within Central America. (In Spanish)
Latin American Program in the News: Countdown to 7-0: Assessing the Implications of Venezuela's Presidential Election
CNP President Scott Bates, Cynthia Arnson and Ambassador Roger F. Noriega discuss the global impact of Venezuela's upcoming Presidential election.
This document examines the current state of Cuba's foreign trade, the development of international tourism, and Cuba's foreign investments and external finances.
Cynthia Arnson said Maduro won't be able to harness "Chavismo" as Chavez did so successfully, but she expects him to win any upcoming presidential vote.
With the global economic recovery at stake and Europe on the brink, the leaders of the G-20 nations are being hosted by President Calderón in Los Cabos, Mexico, as they seek to avoid crisis and stimulate sustainable growth. Top Mexican and U.S. experts met at the Wilson Center to discuss the summit.
Read public health proposals written by the main political parties, think tanks and policy makers in Argentina regarding the country's current situation.