Latin America publications, Feb 2011

11 03 2011

A list of recent reports on Latin America that were highlighted in the February issue of the Democracy Resource Center Bulletin.

The Drug War in Mexico: Confronting a Shared Threat
David A. Shirk analyzes the drug war in Mexico, explores Mexico’s capacities and limitations, examines the factors that have undermined effective state performance, assesses the prospects for U.S. support to strengthen critical state institutions, and offers recommendations for reducing the potential of state failure. Source: Council on Foreign Relations

New Policy Portal on Latin America
LACEA with the support of Global Development Network has launched VoxLACEA, a portal for research-based policy analysis and commentary by leading scholars on issues relevant to Latin America and the Caribbean. Source: Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association

Inclusion of a publication does not imply ownership or endorsement by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED); rather, these are publications that the Democracy Resource Center believes would be of interest to NED staff and others interested in democracy promotion.




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