Latin America Publications

Training a New Generation of Leaders

Jul 07, 2011
To assess the state of public policy education in Latin America, the Wilson Center launched a research project to survey the institutional capacity for graduate level training in public policy in Latin America and the United States. This publication is the result and offers an overview of public policy education in Latin America while providing a groundwork for future efforts to improve its quality in the region. 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

Noticias - Spring 2006

Jul 07, 2011
Setting the Agenda for Latin America in the Coming Decade, Mexican Migrant Civic and Political Participation, Domestic and Foreign Policies of Hugo Chavez, the Mensalao Scandal in Brazil, and more! more

Police Reform in Latin America: Observations & Recommendations

Jul 07, 2011
This paper examines reforms in police organizations in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile. 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.