The Program’s work on democratic governance focuses on questions of improving democratic quality and state capacity, the relationship between democratization and internal armed conflict, the resurgence of populism, and the protection of human rights.
Lead Article: U.S. Policy and the Peace Process in Colombia.
Latin American Program in the News: Trade with Asia Protects Latin America from Global Economic Swings
This article provides an overview of the LAP event held on June 20th, 2013, "Reaching Across the Pacific: Latin America and Asia in the New Century."
#5 The Poltical Economy of the Unidad Popular: An Informal Report on a Workshop Sponsored by the Latin American Program
Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson is quoted in this article about Chilean President Michelle Bachelet's visit to the United States.