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

In brief |

Two research clusters in which the GIGA is a participant were able to secure funding in 2018 within the framework of the federal government’s Excellence Strategy. Both have now commenced their work.

Journal |

This issue of the GIGA Journal of Current Chinese Affairs analyses topics as diverse as the portrayal of good governance in history books, environmental contention, and political bloggers in Hong Kong, as well as many more.

Conference |

GIGA scholars will present their research findings at the International Studies Association’s annual convention in Toronto at the end of March.