Latin American Program in the News: In Latin America, Obama Stresses Partnership

Eric Olson was talked to NPR from Costa Rica where he witnessed the President Obama’s trip to San José.

Arms Control and Limitation in Latin America: An Elusive Goal

This paper analyzes the main variables that affect the control of arms in Latin America.

No easy solutions for child migrant crisis

Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson is quoted in this article regarding her view on what can be expected from the Central American leaders meeting with President Obama.

Election Countdown: Poll Watching in Venezuela

Is Hugo Chavez sailing toward re-election? Or is challenger Henrique Capriles surging toward upset victory in Venezuela’s election? Your answer might depend on which of the country’s polls you’ve been following. Though major polling firms differ on where the race stands, they seem to agree that the final outcome is almost impossible to predict. We spoke with one of Venezuela’s top pollsters, Luis Vicente Leon, Director of Datanalisis, for an up to the moment analysis of the polling data and the dynamics of the race.

Cambios en la sociedad Cubana desde los noventa

This book aims to provide academics, policymakers, NGOs and the media in Cuba, Latin America and North America, with a better understanding of the changes in Cuban civil society since the collapse of the Soviet Union and their implications in the areas of research, academic and literary production, and public policy.

Latin American Program in the News: Crime organizado se beneficia de ligações com o poder público na AL

Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón is quoted in this article about organized crime in Latin America. This article is in Portuguese.


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