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Illegal Drugs, Economy, and Society in the Andes

Some countries develop illegal drug industries, and others do not. Discerning the distinguishing characteristics -- social, economic, and political -- of countries with these industries forms the subject of this sophisticated and humane study. Order this book from Johns Hopkins University Press.

Latin American Program in the News: Colombia’s BACRIM: On the Road to Extinction?

InSight Crime covers a new report by Daniel Rico on the decline of Colombia's organized crime and drug-trafficking groups, Bacrim.

Latin American Program in the News: Child Migrants

Latin American Program Associate Direcor Eric L. Olson discusses the growing number of unaccompanied minors migrating into the United States.

Brazil Institute Launches 2006 Elections Website

The Brazil Institute announces the launch of its 2006 Elections Website, dedicated to October's Presidential Elections.

Latin American Program in the News: Dialogue with the FARC should speed up to retain credibility (Santos’ brother)

In an event at the Wilson Center, Enrique Santos indicated that the FARC should move the peace dialogues along or they could lose credibility. (In Spanish)

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