Latin American Research Review (LARR)

Medellin cable car

Few cities have won as many awards in recent years as Medellin, Colombia. Once infamous for drug-related violence, today the...

Homicides in Mexico

The scandalous financing of several municipal candidates by the Gulf Cartel in Reynosa and Matamoros in the Mexican state of...

ecuador home

One of the motivations for international migration is often to save enough from work abroad to purchase a housing lot and/or...

LARR Blog

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 06:00 0

Few cities have won as many awards in recent years as Medellin, Colombia. Once infamous for drug-related violence, today the city is renown and admired for its innovative...

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 17:15 0

One of the motivations for international migration is often to save enough from work abroad to purchase a housing lot and/or construct a dwelling or to acquire other assets such as consumer...

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 06:15 0

The scandalous financing of several municipal candidates by the Gulf Cartel in Reynosa and Matamoros in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas in 2012...

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 19:15 0

Between 1997 and 2008, 42 percent of Ecuador’s municipal governments (94 of 221) enacted new policies meant to improve natural resource management (NRM). These NRM reforms expanded public services...

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 16:30 0

In the rich lexicon of the global social sciences, there are perhaps two distinctly Latin American contributions. Dependency and bureaucratic authoritarianism—produced and...