Latin American Program in the News: Two opposing parties claim win in Honduras presidential election
The conservative ruling party and a leftist coalition both claimed victory in the Honduras presidential election.
Program Director is quoted in the Tico Times about how the solution to the decrease of extremely high levels of crime and poverty in Central America will take more than a "magic bullet".
The Program’s work on democratic governance focuses on questions of improving democratic quality and state capacity, the relationship between democratization and internal armed conflict, the resurgence of populism, and the protection of human rights.
This Conference Report examines strategies for promoting gender equity in development. It draws upon experts to analyze individual cases from throughout the developing world. The report also aims to identify policy options for enhancing gender equity and suggests ways of rethinking current debates over the inclusion of women.
Latin American Program in the News: Trade with Asia Protects Latin America from Global Economic Swings
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."
This article analyzes the transmission mechanisms of the global crisis on variables that pertain to Cuban monetary policy.
Latin Americanists Jonathan Fox and Mark Ungar join a group of 23 Fellows for the 2004-2005 academic year.