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The Latin American Program and its institutes on Mexico and Brazil serve as a bridge between the United States and Latin America, providing a nonpartisan forum for experts from throughout the region and the world to discuss the most critical issues facing the Hemisphere.more

The Latest from the Latin American Program


Inequality in a Lower Growth Latin America

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January 26, 2015 // 12:00pm2:00pm
The Wilson Center’s Latin American Program and the World Bank’s Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) Region are pleased to invite you a discussion of trends in inequality in the region and what lower rates of growth portend for both inequality and the oft-vaunted growth of the middle class. more

Falling Oil Prices: Changing Implications for Global Producers

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February 04, 2015 // 1:30pm4:15pm
On Wednesday, February 4, the Wilson Center will host a conference to discuss the effects of the falling price of oil around the world. Panelists from the regions themselves will discuss the economic and political repercussions of depressed oil prices for regions including Russia, Colombia and Latin America, Canada and North America, Iran and the Gulf States, and Nigeria and other African countries. more

Innovations in Citizen Security in Ecuador

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January 30, 2015 // 9:00am10:30am
An discussion of citizen security developments in Ecuador, featuring the country's Minister of the Interior. more

Book Launch: The Resilience of the Latin American Right

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January 21, 2015 // 9:00am11:00am
A launch of the book "The Resilience of the Latin American Right," edited by Juan Pablo Luna and Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser more

La Alianza del Pacífico: Un largo camino por recorrer hacia la integración

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Jan 15, 2015
A new study from the Latin American Program covering the Pacific Alliance. more

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