One of the most important meetings in Latin America’s economic and political calendar is happening later this week. It’s not happening in Latin America, and no Latin American leaders will be in the room. I’d bet money that nobody will even say the word “Latin”.
One theme I’m planning to explore further in my posts this year is corruption in Latin America, and the pervasive effects it has on development, economic growth and overall governance. […]
via Washington Post, PETER M. SIAVELIS and KIRSTEN SEHNBRUCH Two generals. Neighbors, in fact. And close friends. Their daughters played together when they were little. One terrifying military coup later finds […]
This piece is adapted from Frank Bruni’s 10/27/2013 Sunday Review piece in the New York Times. Removing some more colorful descriptions of Rome, and switching the words in bold, I adapted […]
Via No Se Mancha blog Now that the campaigns have ended, everything is in place and everyone (literally, everyone) is ready to vote in the country’s important mid-term elections set […]
I don’t write a lot about the Caribbean, and it’s somewhat of a shame to not tie up the fascinating social and economic histories of the Caribbean with the rest […]
Nicolás Maduro and his conspiracy theory book club must certainly be pondering if they were right about U.S. meddling in the health of Latin American leaders. Yesterday’s announcement that Cristina […]