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Here We Go Again

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Just when Latin America seemed to have overcome its chronic boom-bust cycles, the implosion on Wall Street raised new worries about instability. Ricardo Hausmann’s article is one in a series of articles in the new issue of Americas Quarterly (released on April 16) that explore what’s next for the region in the wake of the global economic crisis. ... Read More

Mr. Obama Goes to Ottawa

Wednesday, February 18, 2009  |  Americas Quarterly Blog

President Obama’s first official foreign visit to Canada on February 18 hasn’t garnered much attention in the press. Yet Canada is the United States' largest trading partner, strategic energy supplier, and plays a decisive role in the war in Afghanistan. The AQ blog discusses why it maybe the time to start paying attention. ... Read More

Digital Democracy

Wednesday, February 4, 2009  |  Americas Quarterly

Ensuring that students have access to computers and the skills to use them will make Uruguay the most wired country in the world, writes President Tabaré Vázquez. This feature article appears in the Winter 2009 issue of Americas Quarterly, which examines connectivity and the digital divide. For more information, visit ... Read More