Latin America Publications

La Construcción de la Seguridad Democrática en el Caribe

Jul 07, 2011
This bulletin presents a summary of a workshop held in the Dominican Republic on August 2, 2005 to discuss institutional reforms of security forces in the Caribbean. more

The Political Economy of Uruguayan International Insertion

Jul 07, 2011
This report explores policy choices and constraints Uruguay's policy makers are confronting. Policy options such as a free trade agreement with the United States, reforms to the MERCOSUR customs union, and other trade alternatives are debated. In addition, experts analyze consequences of Uruguayan trade policy choices. more

Participatory Institutions in Democratic Brazil

Jul 07, 2011
Brazil has conducted some of the world's most stunning experiments in participatory democracy, most notably the creation of city budgets through local citizens' meetings. Leonardo Avritzer introduces a fresh analytical approach, highlighting civic participation's most effective means and expanding the empirical base for assessing state institutions. more

Nuevos retos de la integración en América Latina y el Caribe

Jul 07, 2011
Summary of a meeting held in the Caracas, Venezuela on May 7-8, 2007 to promote discussion about the challenges to regional integration. more

Decentralization and Democracy: A Continuing Challenge for Venezuela

Jul 07, 2011
This report results from a seminar held on June 13, 2002 that discussed decentralization and democratic governance in relation to Venezuela. 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.