A conference was hosted on November 9, 2000 to discuss the implications of regional integration, drawing on the Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR) as a case study. This volume includes several papers presented at the conference that address MERCOSUR's development, economic and political importance, and efforts to effect a "relaunching" of the common market enterprise.
Georgetown students talk about life as undocumented immigrants at the Wilson Center in Washington, DC, on Feb. 21, 2013.
This bulletin summarizes findings on health sector reform from case studies on reform efforts during the 1990s in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Peru.
Latin American Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson is quoted in this article about Venezuela's future.
Latin American Program in the News: After 14 years in power, Hugo Chavez confronts a tough challenger in Venezuela election
This Venezuelan election is more competitive than past elections for Hugo Chavez.
We are pleased to share with you a list of media outlets in which Latin American Program staff members have been featured recently.
U.S. manufacturers have success in Mexico even with problems such as the drug cartels. Mexico's GDP is expected to continue to grow.