Adjunct Professor , School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
Alain Ize is an Adjunct Professor in the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. Prior to joining Columbia, he worked for the World Bank as a Senior Consultant for the Latin American and the Caribbean and the Financial and Private Sector Vice-Presidencies; as an Area Chief for the Monetary and Capital Markets Department of the International Monetary Fund and Senior Economist for the Fiscal Affairs Department of the same institution; as an Economist for the Research Division of the Banco de Mexico; and as Chair of the Economics Department of El Colegio de México. He holds a PhD from Stanford University and an MBA from Columbia University.
O volume tem uma visão ampla dos recentes desenvolvimentos sociais, políticos e econômicos na América Latina. Ele contém seis ensaios, focados em temas salientes e transversais, que tentam construir um fio ou uma narrativa sobre a região altamente diversificada, destacando suas principais idiossincrasias e analisando para onde ela deve se encaminhar nos próximos anos.
The volume takes a broad view of recent social, political, and economic developments in Latin America. It contains six essays, focused on salient and cross-cutting themes, that try to construct a thread or narrative about the highly diverse region, highlighting its main idiosyncrasies and analyzing where it might be headed in coming years.