Inter-American Dialogue

Type: Organization
Name: Inter-American Dialogue
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Governance in a Security Trap

On April 16, Senior Fellow Vanda Felbab-Brown participated in a  Woodrow Wilson Center panel discussion commenting on Professor John Bailey’s new book, The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Governance in a Security Trap. In addition to Bailey, ... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Argentina’s Economic and Political Outlook

, the Brookings Global-CERES Economic and Social Policy in Latin America Initiative (ESPLA) and the  American University's International Economic Relations Program (IER)  co-hosted a private event on Argentina’s political, economic and social outlook ... [Published Brookings Institution - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Environment vs. Economy: the Hydropower Debate in Latin America

Like leaders across Latin America, newly elected Chilean president Michele Bachelet, already faces major decisions about her country’s energy future. Her administration has set a 60-day deadline for deciding onthe controversial HidroAysénhydropower project ... [Published Latin Business Chronicle - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

IDB study sheds light on financial behaviour of Latin American and Caribbean migrants

A new study by the Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB's) Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Inter-American Dialogue has shed light on the financial behaviour of Latin American and Caribbean migrants, finding that there is need for formal savings ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Chinese lending to Latin America: Flexible friends

THE rise of China has changed every region. But it has reinforced patterns, too. China’s demand for commodities has entrenched Latin America’s position as a supplier of raw materials. The country guzzles oil from Venezuela and Ecuador, copper from Chile, ... [Published The Economist - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Cuba to create own social media networks after US row

Cuba plans to launch its own social media sites to counter "subversive" ones such as a Twitter-like app the United States was funding, an official said. Last week, the White House acknowledged the existence between 2009 and 2012 of "ZunZuneo," which was ... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

OAS Secretary General Sends Condolences on Passing of Peter Bell

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, today sent his condolences and that of the institution he leads to the wife and family of Peter Bell, Chair Emeritus of the Inter-American Dialogue, on his passi ... [Published Organization of American States - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

CARE Mourns the Passing of Former CEO Peter Bell

Peter Bell, a former president and CEO of CARE, died from complications of cancer on April 4, 2014. The entire CARE family mourns the passing of one of its greatest leaders.“Peter had an incredible passion for CARE and our mission,” said Helene Gayle, ... [Published CARE USA - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Latam and Caribbean migrants remittances total over 60bn dollars annually

A new study by the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Inter-American Dialogue has shed light on the financial behavior of Latin American and ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Costa Rica leftist wins run-off

A prosecutor's investigation into allegations of abuse of authority and embezzlement while Araya was mayor of San Jose made it hard for the former front-runner to distance himself from party scandals."There is a desire for a real change and I think Solis ... [Published Nelson Mail - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Financial products needed to drive remittance savings - IDB

Greater access to financial products and services that help channel remittances into Latin America's formal financial system is needed so that poor and vulnerable households can save for education, housing, business creation and other needs, said the ... [Published Business News Americas - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

GUEST COLUMN: LatAm seeks place in oil's new world order

By Lisa Viscidi, guest columnistThe surge in unconventional oil production from the US and Canada is reshaping global trading patterns, leading countries like Venezuela and Mexico, traditionally among the top four crude suppliers to the US, to make tough ... [Published Business News Americas - Apr 03 2014]

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...She shares, "Those ingredients such as avocados, warm corn tortillas, crumbly queso fresco and the dozens of different kinds of fresh and dried Mexican chiles have so much history and tradition behind them -- I feel proud to espouse and promote them."
...because he won't have much wiggle room," says Manuel Orozco, a Central America expert with the Washington-based Inter-American Dialogue think tank. "Costa Rica has been growing at nearly 4 percent annual rates for many years, and he will try not to do anything that could put that stability at risk."
"Look at how valuable PayPal has been to eBay," he said. "If Facebook has a means to move money and can displace tried-and-true analog-style companies that are already there, that would be really interesting."
"So our idea is for nobody to need to create services for our customers" Daniel Ramos, head of the state telecoms monopoly Etecsa, said Wednesday

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How Honoring What You Love Builds a Fabulous Ca... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 22 2014]
Costa Rica leftist easily wins presidential run... [Published ACQ Magazine - Apr 20 2014]
Andres Oppenheimer: Costa Rica’s new leader say... [Published Miami Herald - Apr 17 2014]
The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Gov... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Apr 16 2014]
Venezuela: U.S. Imperialism Fuels Right-Wing Pr... [Published Boston IMC - Apr 15 2014]
Is Facebook aiming to be an e-money institution? [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 15 2014]
Argentina’s Economic and Political Outlook [Published Brookings Institution - Apr 12 2014]
Environment vs. Economy: the Hydropower Debate ... [Published Latin Business Chronicle - Apr 11 2014]
IDB study sheds light on financial behaviour of... [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 11 2014]
Promoting democracy in countries where USAID is... [Published Miami Herald - Apr 11 2014]
Chinese lending to Latin America: Flexible friends [Published The Economist - Apr 10 2014]
Chinese lending to Latin America: Flexible friends [Published The Economist - The Americas - Apr 10 2014]
Cuba to create own social media networks after ... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 10 2014]
OAS Secretary General Sends Condolences on Pass... [Published Organization of American States - Apr 09 2014]
CARE Mourns the Passing of Former CEO Peter Bell [Published CARE USA - Apr 09 2014]
Latam and Caribbean migrants remittances total ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 08 2014]
IDB study sheds light on financial behavior of ... [Published Caribbean360 - Apr 07 2014]
Costa Rica leftist wins run-off [Published Nelson Mail - Apr 07 2014]
Study: Migrants’ financial picture has improved... [Published Miami Herald - Apr 04 2014]
Financial products needed to drive remittance s... [Published Business News Americas - Apr 04 2014]
Big Chinese soy project in Brazil: so far, just... [Published CNBC - Apr 04 2014]
PREVIEW-Costa Rica leftist seen clinching presi... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 03 2014]
GUEST COLUMN: LatAm seeks place in oil's new wo... [Published Business News Americas - Apr 03 2014]
Global Insider: Ecuador Local Elections Show Co... [Published World Politics Review - Apr 02 2014]
Vatican open to facilitator role for Venez crisis [Published Middletown Press - Mar 29 2014]
Bello: Legalism v democracy [Published The Economist - Mar 27 2014]
China Overtakes US as Brazil’s Top Trade Partner [Published Journal of Commerce - Mar 24 2014]
Inspired by Ybor uncle, actor calls for protest... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 24 2014]
Brazil's New Airline: What Outlook? [Published Latin Business Chronicle - Mar 19 2014]
Banco Azteca & Brazil: Good Outlook [Published Latin Business Chronicle - Mar 19 2014]
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The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Gov... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Apr 16 2014]
On April 16, Senior Fellow Vanda Felbab-Brown participated in a  Woodrow Wilson Center panel discussion commenting on Professor John Bailey’s new book, The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Governance in a Security Trap. In addition to Bailey, ...
Chinese lending to Latin America: Flexible friends [Published The Economist - The Americas - Apr 10 2014]
THE rise of China has changed every region. But it has reinforced patterns, too. China’s demand for commodities has entrenched Latin America’s position as a supplier of raw materials. The country guzzles oil from Venezuela and Ecuador, copper from Chile, ...
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