Brookings Mountain West
The idea is to discuss recent economic and social trends in Latin America, many of which defy the conventional wisdom in the U.S. about the region. At the same time, the region is divided between two ideological camps, so progress will not be uniform between countries. Understanding the origins and implications of the ideological divide is crucial.
Economic policy; Latin America; Social change; Social policy
Demography, Population, and Ecology | Inequality and Stratification | International Relations | Latin American Studies | Policy History, Theory, and Methods | Politics and Social Change | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Quantitative, Qualitative, Comparative, and Historical Methodologies | Race and Ethnicity
The Emergence of Latin America: A break with history?.
Available at: http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/brookings_lectures_events/26