Latin America & the Caribbean
  • The Struggle for Bolivia Is About to Begin
    2017-10-12 Dan Steinbock
    While middle class Bolivians are demonstrating against the incumbent president’s bid to extend term limits, the country is thriving after a decade of progress under Evo Morales. Recently, thousands of Bolivians took part in protests in San ... [FULL TEXT]
  • The Struggle for Brazil – And Against the BRICS
    2016-12-26 Den Steinbock
    In August 2016, Rio de Janeiro should host South America’s first-ever Olympic games, which were supposed to be its great coming out carnival, even amid campaigns against the Zika virus.Only a few years ago, Brazil exemplified the BRIC... [FULL TEXT]
  • The Struggle for Brazil – And Against the BRICS
    2016-12-26 Den Steinbock
    In August 2016, Rio de Janeiro should host South America’s first-ever Olympic games, which were supposed to be its great coming out carnival, even amid campaigns against the Zika virus.Only a few years ago, Brazil exemplified the BRIC... [FULL TEXT]
  • HOW CAN BRAZIL RESTORE ITS GROWTH TRAJECTORY?
    2016-02-24 Den Steinbock
    Only a few years ago, Brazil exemplified the BRIC dream of rapid growth. Now it is coping with its longest recession, loss of confidence,possibly a lost decade. Dan Steinbock explains what happened, and how and when Brazil could restore to ... [FULL TEXT]
  • Deepening Mutual Understanding and Enhancing Cooperation bet...
    2013-10-23
    Dinner Speech at the International Seminar on “Sino-Latin American Relations in Next Decade” jointly sponsored by SIIS and its Latin American counterpartsJiemian YANG, Chairman of the SIIS Council of Academic AffairsShanghai, October 18th, ... [FULL TEXT]
  • Sino-Latin American Relations in the Next Decade
    2013-10-21 Zhang Jun,zhaxiaogang
    In terms of current achievements and challenges of Sino-Latin American relationship, scholars content that since the publication of China’s Policy Paper on Latin America and the Caribbean five years ago, the bilateral relations have g... [FULL TEXT]
  • Sustainable Development and Regional dynamics
    2013-10-21
    Session III& IV: Sustainable Development and Regional dynamicsThis third session focuses on energy cooperation, influence of violence on development, middle income trap and Washington Consensus.Chinese participant emphasize the importance o... [FULL TEXT]
  • Cooperation within Multinational Governance System
    2013-10-21
    This session is designed to discuss about the major cooperation areas between China and Latin America on world stage, and how to make such cooperation more constructive, effective and mutual beneficial, how to review current grouping politi... [FULL TEXT]
  • Political and Economic Relations between China and Latin Ame...
    2013-10-21
    This session focus on a forward-looking analysis on future Sino-Latin American relationship based on current achievements and challenges. Participants reviewed the effects of China’s Policy Paper on Latin America and the Caribbean and... [FULL TEXT]
  • Latin America’s Rising Status in the Sino-US Relationship
    2013-06-23
    One interesting thing for international observers recently is that Latin America and the Caribbean has become a common foreign priority for both the newly established administrations in the US and China.Both President Xi and President Obama... [FULL TEXT]