Latin America Publications

Local Goes National: Challenges and Opportunities for Latino Immigrants in the Nation's Capital

Jul 07, 2011
This report is part of a series on Latin American immigrant civic and political participation that looks at eight cities around the United States: Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Fresno, CA; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Omaha, NE; Tucson, AZ; and Washington, DC. The reports on each city describe the opportunities and barriers that Latino immigrants face in participating as civic and political actors in cities around the United States. more

Engaging Cuba: Policy Options for the United States, Europe, and the Western Hemisphere

Jul 07, 2011
This report summarizes the proceedings of an international conference held at the Woodrow Wilson Center that explored policy approaches to Cuba by the European Union, Canada, the United States, and Latin America. more

Decentralization in Argentina: New Approaches to Municipal Governance

Jul 07, 2011
This report is a result of a meeting held in Buenos Aires on November 8-9, 2001 to discuss the new approaches to municipal government following increased decentralization in Argentina. more

Repoliticizing Latin America: The Revival of Populist and Leftist Alternatives

Jul 07, 2011
This essay explores the dual "fault lines" in Latin American democracy that have contributed to the rise of new popular and leftist movements. more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.