Latin American Research Review (LARR)

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Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 18:00 0

Mining is big business in Latin America. On average there are approximately 200 mines in operation in any given year and industry supporters project that by 2020 mining’s contribution to regional...

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 17:00 0

The current Brazilian crisis is not only a result of corruption scandals. Apart from corruption, fiscal and external deteriorating conditions have contributed to the ongoing political instability...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 21:15 0

Starting in 2017, Latin American Research Review will commission critical review essays covering between three and five documentary films related to Latin America. Like traditional book...

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 18:30 0

Following two consecutive years of recession, 2017 may mark a turning point for South America. Simultaneously mired by political scandal, high inflation, growing government debt, increasing...

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...