Is Costa Rica’s Economy on the Right Track?

How well is President Luis Guillermo Solís handling the economy? How strong are the country’s levels of investor and business confidence?

Laura Chinchilla, Kevin Casas-Zamora, Alexander Mora, José Antonio Muñoz, David Gutiérrez

Latin America Advisor ˙ ˙ Latin America Advisor

The healthy roots of corruption anger in Latin America

The emergence of this new normative edifice in favor of transparency and accountability is one of the most important, yet unsung, stories of the consolidation of democracy in Latin America.

Kevin Casas-Zamora, Miguel Carter

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ Latin America Goes Global


Congressional Testimony: The Roots of Central America’s Exodus

CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY AS SUBMITTED FOR RECORD AND DELIVERED BEFORE A FULL COMMITTEE HEARING OF THE US SENATE COMMITTEE ON HOMELAND SECURITY AND GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS.  Over the past five years, slightly over 100,000 unaccompanied migrant children from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador have been apprehended at the US southern border. They are but…

Kevin Casas-Zamora

Congressional Testimony ˙ ˙ US Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs

Central America’s Triangle of Despair

If external actors are serious about helping the Northern Triangle, they should not be shy about demanding fundamental reforms.

Kevin Casas-Zamora

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ Project Syndicate

One Small Chance for Venezuela

What is most surprising about the Venezuelan opposition’s overwhelming electoral victory on December 6 is that so many people were surprised.

Kevin Casas-Zamora

˙ Financial Times

Will We Get There On Time?

Political financing is an important part of democracy, but when poorly regulated it can be immensely destructive.

Kevin Casas-Zamora, Daniel Zovatto

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ La Nación

Dejémonos de vainas

El ámbito de autonomía política de nuestros partidos se ha reducido al mínimo

Kevin Casas-Zamora

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ La Nación

What Does the Brexit Mean for Latin America?

What are the implications of the “Brexit” for Latin America and the Caribbean?

Arturo Sarukhan, Kevin Casas-Zamora, Nicolás Mariscal, Mark S. Langevin

Latin America Advisor ˙

Venezuela: se anuncia un diálogo nacional

En estas dos entrevistas con CNN, el analista Kevin Casas Zamora hace una lectura del llamado al diálogo entre el gobierno y la oposición en Venezuela, que comenzará el 30 de octubre en Isla de Margarita. Igualmente, el Dr. Casas Zamora analiza la decisión del Consejo Nacional Electoral de Venezuela de suspender la recolección de firmas para el referéndum revocatorio del mandato del presidente Maduro.

Kevin Casas-Zamora

Interviews ˙ ˙ CNN

El atardecer de la era democrática

La política enfrenta hoy una competencia mucho mayor que en el pasado para atraer a la mejor gente.

Kevin Casas-Zamora

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ Latin America Goes Global