On the Zika Crisis

Government agencies and international organizations race to find a solution given recent information about the link between Zika and neurological disorders.

Missy Reif

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Remittances & Financial Inclusion

Remittances can build prosperity, rather than simply sustain survival, in communities throughout Central America.

Manuel Orozco, Julia Yansura

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Centroamérica en la mira

Central American migration is linked to poverty, inequality, and violence in the region.

Manuel Orozco, Julia Yansura

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What Do We Know about School Principals?

Principals play a key role in student achievement, teacher engagement, and the overall success of schools

Federico Sucre, José Weinstein, Gonzalo Muñoz

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Building Effective Teacher Policies

There is little debate regarding the importance of teachers for learning. The real question is: how can we improve their effectiveness?

Ariel Fiszbein, Belén Cumsille

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Rethinking US Drug Policy

US citizens today are clearly unhappy with their government’s anti-drug policies.

Peter Hakim

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The Changing Currents of Transpacific Integration

The Inter-American Dialogue and Lynne Rienner Publishers are pleased to announce the release of The Changing Currents of Transpacific Integration: China, the TPP, and Beyond, co-edited by Adrian H. Hearn and Margaret Myers.

Margaret Myers, Adrian Hearn

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Shale Gas in Latin America

Unless resource nationalism can be made compatible with providing incentives for significant foreign participation, it may be too early to start trumpeting a bonanza for Latin America.

David R. Mares

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China’s Rising Investment Profile in the Caribbean

Over the past decade, China has become an increasingly important source of investment for developing countries. China’s investment, however, in the Caribbean is still minimal.

Richard L. Bernal

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