August 16, 2012
The Latin America Studies program in New York City is looking for an intern for the 2012 fall semester. For full details, please see the listing below. All interested individuals should send their ap…
July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019—The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) welcomes three new fellows to the David Rockefeller Studies Program: Jennifer A. Hillman, Mira Rapp-Hooper, and Paul J. Angelo.
The Latin America Studies program examines opportunities and challenges facing the Western Hemisphere in the twenty-first century.
November 17, 2008
CFR’s Latin America Studies Program outlines the implications of the global financial crisis for Latin America.
October 11, 2017
Council on Foreign Relations 10/11 Academic Conference Call on U.S.-Latin America Relations with Shannon O'Neil
February 24, 2017
A wave of corruption scandals has roiled Latin America in recent years, from Chile’s campaign finance affairs, through Mexico’s Casa Blanca revelations. Most recently, the information divulged in the…
October 18, 2016
In my piece published in the November/December 2016 issue of Foreign Affairs, I lay out the economic and political characteristics of populism, analyze why it is receding in Latin America today, and …
March 16, 2011
My colleague Julia Sweig and I share our thoughts about Obama’s trip to Latin America in a CFR conference call
February 4, 2016
18 million Latin Americans—1 in 5 of those between the ages of 15 and 24—neither work nor attend school. Commonly dubbed “ninis” (ni estudian ni trabajan), a new World Bank report looks at this pheno…
January 26, 2016
Last week, I had the privilege of testifying before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations at a hearing titled "Political and Economic Developments in Latin America and Opportunities for U.S…