Latin America Publications

Desigualdad y pobreza bajo las nuevas izquierdas en América Latina

Jul 07, 2011
This research paper, commissioned for the conference, provides an overview of trends in poverty and inequality throughout Latin America, comparing left and non-left governments, as well as left governments and their non-leftist predecessors in their own countries. more

La "nueva izquierda " en America Latina: Derechos humanos, participacion politica, y sociedad civil

Jul 07, 2011
This book explores the phenomenon of leftist governments in Latin America from the perspective of human rights and civic participation. Topics include accountability for past violations, new challenges in promoting human rights, political participation and civil state society, and social politics and civil society. more

The Role of Media in the Consolidation of Democracy

Jul 07, 2011
Latin American Program Special Report, February 2005 more

The Economics of War: The Intersection of Need, Creed, and Greed

Jul 07, 2011
This conference report of a September 10, 2001 conference on "The Economics of War" explores greed and grievance as sources of conflict. more

PECS News Issue 9 (Spring 2004)

Jul 07, 2011
Includes articles on the Okavango River Basin and reproductive health in the Amazon rainforest, as well as summaries from events on population and security, and a review of Breaking the Conflict Trap. more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.