About the Latin American Program

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

Reaching Across the Pacific: Latin America and Asia in the New Century

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Nov 30, 2014
This publication focuses on the rapidly expanding relations between Asian and Latin American countries, with chapters focusing on Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, and the region at large. more
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Synchronized Factories: Latin America and the Caribbean in the Era of Global Value Chains

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October 27, 2014 // 12:00pm2:00pm
During this policy luncheon, the Inter-American Development Bank and the Latin American Program will present “Synchronized Factories: Latin America and the Caribbean in the Era of Global Value Chains”, an IDB Integration and Trade Sector study on trade costs in Latin America and the Caribbean. more
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Impact of Low Oil Prices: Petro Power or Petro Poverty?

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October 31, 2014 // 10:00am11:30am
As oil prices drop, The Wilson Center is focusing on the political and economic implications of lower petroleum prices, as long as they continue, in a number of key countries. Leading experts will speak to what the future could hold for Russia, Iraq, Nigeria, and Venezuela with an added perspective on Saudi pricing power. more
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The OAS Leadership Transition

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October 16, 2014 // 9:00am10:30am
The Honorable Eduardo Stein Barillas will discuss the leadership transition of the Organization of American States. more

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