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Latin American Growth in the 21st Century: The 'Commodities Boom' That Wasn't

May 2014, David Rosnick and Mark Weisbrot

Decreasing Inequality Under Latin America’s “Social Democratic” and “Populist” Governments: Is the Difference Real?

October 2011, Juan A. Montecino

Macroeconomic Policy, Growth and Income Distribution in the Brazilian Economy in the 2000s
June 2011, Franklin Serrano and Ricardo Summa

The Scorecard on Development, 1960-2010: Closing the Gap?

April 2011, Mark Weisbrot and Rebecca Ray

Brazil’s Presidential Election: Background on Economic Issues
September 2006, Mark Weisbrot and Luis Sandoval  

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The Americas Blog

The World Cup Has Come and Gone and Brazil Didn’t Crash and Burn

Update on Latin American Responses to Israel's Siege on Gaza

How Have Latin America’s Political Leaders Responded to Israel’s Siege on Gaza?

Does the US Have a Double Standard When it Comes to Spying on Latin America?

The World Cup Bus to Nowhere

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Latin America Data Bytes

Brazil: Job Market Swings Back Toward Industry
April 27, 2012 (Latin America Data Byte)

Brazil: GDP Slows, Weighed Down by Falling Manufacturing
March 6, 2012 (Latin America Data Byte)

Brazil: Record-Low Unemployment But Jobs Picture Mixed

January 27, 2012 (Latin America Data Byte)

Brazil: GDP Growth Slows amid Surging Imports and Flat Manufacturing
September 30, 2011 (Latin America Data Byte)

Brazil: Employment Up, Earnings Down
July 14, 2011 (Latin America Data Byte)

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Op-Eds & Columns

Future of WTO Negotiations Hangs in the Balance at G20 Trade Ministers' Meeting

Deborah James
The Huffington Post, July 19, 2014

BRICS’ New Financial Institutions Could Break a Long-Standing and Harmful Monopoly

Mark Weisbrot
Al Jazeera America, 18 July 2014

The Supreme Court Declines to Review Widely Opposed Ruling on Argentine Debt: Why?

Mark Weisbrot
New York Times, June 22, 2014

Another US Spying Problem in Latin America: The US Drug Enforcement Agency

Mark Weisbrot
The Hill, June 20, 2014
Fohla de São Paulo, June 20, 2014

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Obama Administration Faces Diplomatic Isolation in Latin America on Venezuela

Oliver Stone and Mark Weisbrot
The Boston Globe, March 22, 2014
La Jornada, March 28, 2014

En español

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Obama in Latin America: The U.S. Response to the Region’s Leftward Shift

Venezuela after Chávez

Latin America in the Obama Years: U.S. Intervention, Policy and Progress

"South of the Border" Screening at Silverdocs Film Festival

"South of the Border" Press Conference with Oliver Stone, Mark Weisbrot and Tariq Ali

Press Releases

New Paper Finds No Evidence that Latin America’s Economic Growth Rebound Results from a “Commodities Boom”

May 21, 2014

New CEPR Paper Casts Doubt on Claims that Latin American "Social Democratic" Governments Have Done Better on Inequality than "Populist" Ones
October 27, 2011

Appointment of Stanley Fischer to Head the IMF Would "Institutionalize Lack of Accountability," CEPR Co-Director Says
June 13, 2011

Brazilian Macroeconomic Policy Needs New Debate, Says CEPR Paper
June 2, 2011

New York Times Reporter Errs in Attack on Film "South of the Border"
June 28, 2010

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