Latin America Publications

Crime and Social Policies in Latin America: Problems and Solutions

Jul 07, 2011
This paper explores the relationships between crime and health problems and between crime and economic problems. It also gives recommendations for formulating crime prevention policies. more

Mafia & Co.

Jul 07, 2011
Mafia & Co. provides an analytical perspective of the inner workings and expansion of organized crime in three Latin American countries. The author provides a comparative investigation looking specifically at criminal networks in Colombia, Mexico, and Brazil. more

Noticias-Spring 2007

Jul 07, 2011
Democratic Governance and the New Left in Latin America, Judicial Reform in Chihuahua, Governance and Security in Haiti, China's Presence in Latin America, and more! more

Parks for Peace or Peace for Parks? Issues in Practice and Policy

Jul 07, 2011
An upcoming ECSP publication—based on a conference held in September 2005 at the Wilson Center—will explore the rhetoric and reality of peace parks, including their goals and the factors that determine their success or failure. more

Arms Control and Limitation in Latin America: An Elusive Goal

Jul 07, 2011
This paper analyzes the main variables that affect the control of arms in Latin America. more

Mexico and the New Challenges of Hemispheric Security

Jul 07, 2011
The essays in this book center on the debate over competing approaches to hemispheric security and how different countries, specifically Mexico, formulate their security policies in the broader context of multilateral hemispheric initiatives and of bilateral relations with the United States. 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.