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Abraham F. Lowenthal

Public Policy Scholar


    October 1, 2014 — December 31, 2014

    Wilson Center Projects

    “Rethinking US-Latin American Relations in an Age of Transformations.”

    Full Biography

    Abraham F. Lowenthal, professor emeritus at the University of Southern California, is a widely published scholar on Latin American politics, democratic governance and transitions, U.S. foreign policy, and California's global role. He is the author of numerous books and articles, including eight essays in Foreign Affairs. A serial institution-builder, he is the founding director of the Wilson Center's Latin American Program, the Inter-American Dialogue, and the Pacific Council on International Policy, as well as an influential policy analyst and advisor.

    Previous Terms

    Founder, Latin American Program