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Arreglando (Nuevamente) el Sistema de Seguridad Social en América Latina

Friday, November 2, 2007

Veinte años después de que el movimiento de privatización de pensiones barriera América Latina, los reformistas están tratando de volver a ganar el respaldo de un público desilusionado. Shannon O’Neil, Asociada de Estudios Latinoamericanos del Consejo de Relaciones Exteriores en Nueva York, ofrece soluciónes. ... Read More

Accountability Rare in Latin American Schools

Tuesday, July 24, 2007  |  Viewpoints Americas

Jeffrey Puryear, Vice President for Social Policy at the Inter-American Dialogue, and Laura Moodey, Director for Education Policy at Fundacion IDEA, emphasize the link between accountability and improving the region’s education quality. Accountability hinges on promoting standards, information, consequences, and authority. ... Read More

New Index Links Development to Strong Institutions

Tuesday, May 8, 2007  |  Viewpoints America

Alberto Saracho Martinez, executive director of Fundación IDEA, uses the new Institutional Quality Index to show that economic growth and citizen well-being hinge on respect for basic freedoms. IDEA is one of 18 Latin American think tanks that came together to develop and recently launch the index. ... Read More