New Journal of Politics in Latin America 2/2017

This issue deals with topics such as democracy and indigenous self-government in Bolivia, microlending programmes in Argentina, and the bilateral relations between Mexico and the USA.

Journal of Politics of Latin America Vol. 9, No. 2 (2017)

Research Articles

  • Covadonga Meseguer, Pascal Jaupart, Javier Aparicio: The Limits of Material Benefits: Remittances and Pro-Americanism in Mexico
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  • Ronald Ahnen: Leftist Politics and the Limits of Microcredit in Argentina
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  • Jae-Jae Spoon, Amalia Pulido Gómez: Unusual Bedfellows? PRI–PVEM Electoral Alliances in Mexican Legislative Elections
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  • Emilia Simison: Nation or District? Evaluating the Territorial Scope of Bills through Experimental Designs
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Research Notes

  • Jason Tockman: The Hegemony of Representation: Democracy and Indigenous Self-government in Bolivia
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Other News

Book |

New book on Comparative Area Studies co-edited by GIGA vice president Patrick Köllner

In brief |

The GIGA Institute of Latin American Studies and partners have created a European collaborative research partnership on violence, security, and peace.

Journal |

The journal deals with issues such as the urban poor and electoral politics in Jakarta, territorial disputes in Southeast Asia, political authority in Vietnam, and more.