Latin American Program in the News: "Gun smuggling to Mexico dented, but hardly slowed, by border searches"Jul 12, 2013
This article on smuggled weapons coming into Mexico features quotes from Eric Olson.
Latin American Program in the News: Trade with Asia Protects Latin America from Global Economic SwingsJun 26, 2013
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."
Latin American Program in the News: Piñera y Obama estrechan relación bilateral y acuerdan rumbo al TPPJun 26, 2013
This article quotes Cynthia Arnson’s comments on the Chile-U.S. relationship are quoted in this article. Arnson said that the cooperation between both countries won’t be limited to commerce, and that “other sectors involved in the bilateral relations will be education, science and technology”. This article is in Spanish
Latin American Program in the News: El tráfico de armas de EE UU hacia Centroamérica, un misterio en expansiónJun 26, 2013
This article refers to Wilson Center Scholar Colby Goodman's paper on U.S. Firearms Trafficking to Guatemala and Mexico. This article is in Spanish.
This article quotes comments by Eric L. Olson on the hemispheric drug policy reform.
Cynthia Arnson's interview on Efecto Naim about the challenges of democratization and the advantages that former dictatorships have in forming stable post-war societies.
Latin American Program in the News: Amid Growing Spying Scandal, US Allies in Region Join Chorus of DiscontentJun 26, 2013
This article on Latin American nations asking the U.S. to further discuss an alleged spying program quotes Cynthia Arnson.
Latin American Program in the News: Dr. Cynthia Arnson Talks about Social Change and Crime Rate Trends in Latin AmericaJun 26, 2013
Cynthia Arnson's interview on "Americas Now" on crime rate trends in Latin America and reasons behind the decrease in crime in some countries.
From an event co-sponsored with the Council on the Americas and American Enterprise Institute.
Latin American Program in the News: Close Relations Between the United States, Latin America, and Asia form a "New Triangle"Jun 25, 2013
This article highlights last week’s event at the Wilson Center, “Reaching Across the Pacific: Latin America and Asia in the New Century.” This article is in Chinese.