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bolivia-g77-mas-china-discursos-del-presidente-evo-moralesCoordination: Sacha Llorenti Soliz, Ambassador of Bolivia to the United NationsEdition: José CrespoEdited by the Plurinational State of Bolivia, November 2015The OLA is pleased to share this publication by the Plurinational State of Bolivia. The contents correspond to the speeches of President Evo Morales during Bolivia's presidency of the G77.This te...
presidencia-de-bolivia-del-g77-chinaCoordinated by Sacha Llorenti Soliz, Ambassador of Bolivia to the United NationsEdited by the Plurinational State of Bolivia, December 2015The OLA is pleased to share this publication by the Plurinational State of Bolivia. The contents are based on the reports submitted by members of the Mission of the Plurinational State of Bolivia to the United ...
bicentenarios-en-accion-conmemoracion-y-movilizacion-politica-en-america-latinaThe Observatory on Latin America (OLA), The New School, and Ediciones Infinito, are pleased to announce the publication of the book Bicentenarios en acción: Conmemoración y movilización política en América Latina. This volume brings together the production of 23 authors from Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia and Mexico, whom reflect on the political a...
economic-crisis-in-la Announcements News Publications Press When the 2008 financial crisis rippled from the epicenter in the United States across borders into economies both near and far, many countries were caught by surprise. The bursting of a housing market bubble in the United States caused persistent economic and social detriment through 2011 especially in...
construir-bicentenarios-latinoamericanos-en-la-era-de-la-globalizacionThis is the first book that displays the objectives, preparations and activities commemorating the Latin American bicentennial of independence in its continental dimension. A diversity of voices from nine countries exposes the rich spectrum of proposals and expectations made at different scales. From Mexico City to Punta Arenas, including Bogotá, ...
book-argentina Announcements News Publications Press This book examines the causes of the economic and political crisis in Argentina in 2001 and the process of strong economic recovery. It poses the question of how a country that defaulted on its external loans and was widely criticized by international observers could have succeeded in its growth and...
buenos-aires-the-power-of-anticipation-itinerant-images-of-the-metropolitan-future-in-the-centennial- Announcements News Publications Press This is the first book that comprehensively examines the imagination of the urban future in Buenos Aires. At the time of the Centennial, its people imagined and consumed a large and exciting set of images, desires, plans and expectations for the future of the city. Former residents and newcomers,...
argentina-in-collapse-the-americas-debate Announcements News Publications Press This book examines the 2001 economic and political collapse of Argentina from an interdisciplinary and transcontinental perspective. It includes essays by historians, economists, sociologists, journalists, and architects from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and the United States, including among...
building-bicentennials-argentinaThis is a book of multiple voices. Its 32 authors think about the sense, the challenge and options, memories and expectations that the bicentennial presents. They are voices of historians, architects, philosophers, scientists, professors, public dignitaries, social workers, politicians and young people. They cover current problems, diverse aspects of...
latin-america-on-the-move Announcements News Publications Press Latin America is on the move. Newly elected governments in nine countries have rejected the past failed solutions to the problems of poverty, inequality, exclusion, and social justice. Political leaders are seeking new approaches to replace the neo-liberal policies of the Washington Consensus. This...
buenos-aires-2050-images-of-the-futuredecisions-of-the-presentBuenos Aires 2050 summons people to discuss collectively and inclusively a desirable future for the metropolis in which we live. It seeks to extend options for development and to orient present decisions. This book presents the results of the first five years of Buenos Aires 2050 and contains 14 proposals and 8 comments of participants who are...

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