Wed. January 18, 2017 Get Published  Get Alerts
HOME  |LOGIN
ABOUT | CONTACT US | SUPPORT US
AMERICAS/SOUTH AMERICA/BOLIVIA
IA FORUM ARTICLES
Now Available - IA Forum Fall 2016 Issue: Corruption and Human Trafficking

The Fall 2016 issue of International Affairs Forum is now available. This focuses on Corruption and Human Trafficking, with interviews and essays from contributors from around the world, spanning academia to practitioners to winners of our Student Writing Competition.  

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Capital Punishment in Guatemala: The First Steps to Abolition

Political will needed in order to achieve abolition of the death penalty in Guatemala. By David Augusto Dávila Navarro. (07/22/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Brazil’s Locomotive Breath

The Petrobras scandal is changing the equilibrium of powers in the Latin “China”. By Nicola Bilotta. (01/16/20116)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Interview with Dr. Luke S. Bearup: Human Trafficking

In this interview, Dr. Luke S. Bearup discusses human trafficking reintegration and justice as it relates to human trafficking. (11/28/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Interview with Professor Kelly M. Greenhill

Professor Kelly M. Greenhill discusses human trafficking, migrant trafficking, and related corruption issues.  (11/23/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Organ Trafficking During Times of War and Political Conflict

In this special excerpt from the latest issue of International Affairs Forum, Nancy Scheper-Hughes, provides an in-depth look at organ trafficking issues. (11/17/2016)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Female Burden and the International Political Economy of Sex Trafficking

In this runner-up essay in the International Affairs Forum Student Writing Content, an analysis of sex trafficking and the North-South political economic gap. By Layla Abi-Falah.

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Corruption – Security: Forging U.S. Strategy

In this special excerpt from the latest issue of International Affairs Forum, co-founder of Transparency International, Frank Vogl, discusses US policy to address the nexus of security and corruption issues. (11/02/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Truth Commissions and Transitional Justice: A Case Study of Post-Pinochet Chile

Essay examines the impacts of truth commissions in post-Pincchet Chile. By Katherine Lee. (10/28/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Right to Know: Media Coverage, Election, and Informed Voting in Democracies

Short paper asks, What should the media cover to help people know better about candidates and make informed voting decisions during electoral campaigns?  By Dr. Mohammed Al-Azdee. (07/07/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Privacy I(n)t Context

Privacy has long been protected, but will face a new dimension of protection for the generations to come. By Dr. Jasna Cošabic. (04/26/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
IA Forum Interview: Prof. James B. Hathaway discusses migration and international law

In this excerpt from the latest issue of International Affairs Forum, Professor James B. Hathaway discusses the current migrant crisis and international law. Interview by Katherine Lugo. (03/22/2016) 

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Migration and Statelessness: New Issue of International Affairs Forum Now Available

The new issue of International Affairs Forum is now available. It focuses on Migration and Statelessness, with interviews and essays from a myriad of contributors from around the world, spanning academia to practitioners.  

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Chile & New Zealand: A Comparative Study in Environmental Policy

Following New Zealand’s model, paper suggests Chile adopt policies to address environmental impact of business activity and non-renewable energy production. By Matt Josey. (07/26/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Pena De Muerte En Guatemala: Primeros Pasos Para Su Abolicion

David Dávila sostiene que la generación de voluntad política es el tercer paso necesario para lograr la abolición de la pena de muerte en Guatemala.  Por: Lic. David Augusto Dávila Navarro. (07/22/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
More...
FEATURED ELSEWHERE
What Fed policymakers are saying about possible Trump fiscal stimulus

Since the Federal Reserve’s policy-making Federal Open Mar (1/16/2017)
Twitter Like
The Sea Where The Sun Rises

"For much of Japan’s modern history, the sea has (1/16/2017)

Twitter Like
Trump’s misguided brinkmanship on China

Donald Trump reportedly told the Wall Street Journal that (1/14/2017)
Twitter Like
Tariffs are a regressive tax that impose the greatest burden on low-income Americans

The chart above displays the estimated burdens of trade ta (1/13/2017)
Twitter Like
How to treat an opioid epidemic

Advances in medicine have equipped physicians with a power (1/13/2017)
Twitter Like
Foreign Affairs January Issue Launch: Out of Order? The Future of the International System

Gideon Rose discusses the January/February 2017 issue o (1/13/2017)

Twitter Like
The Fed and fiscal policy

Markets have responded strongly to Donald Trump’s election (1/13/2017)
Twitter Like
Is the Brazilian Central Bank Coming to Grips with the Country’s Balance Sheet Recession?

After months of waiting for the Brazilian Central Bank to (1/13/2017)
Twitter Like
Rex Tillerson’s South China Sea Proposal Won’t Work

John Glaser

Secretary of State-to-be Rex Tille (1/13/2017)

Twitter Like
The privacy paradox II: Measuring the privacy benefits of privacy threats

Evidence indicates that concerns over privacy do not dampe (1/13/2017)
Twitter Like
A Tale of Two Chávezes

For those who loved and reviled Venezuela's president in e (3/1/2013)
Twitter Like
Resilient People, Resilient Planet: A Future Worth Choosing

UN Secretary-General's High-level Panel on Global Sustaina (1/1/2012)
Twitter Like
A Global New Deal

Public’s tolerance for economic policies that do not reduc (12/10/2011)
Twitter Like
Why we need Sustainable Development Goals

Rio+20 must launch SDGs to guide countries through complex (12/2/2011)
Twitter Like
The other UN

Besides the well-known building in Manhattan, the UN has t (11/3/2011)
Twitter Like
More...
EDITORIALS
The Plight of Refugees

A brief analysis of the global refugee crisis.  By Sooyoung Hu. (01/05/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Thank you Fidel

Author asks whether Fidel Castro's legacy needs a fairer examination. By Dr. Bruce Mabley. (12/08/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Questioning Canada’s Middle Power Status and its Possible Impact on the UNSC Bid

Finding itself as a middle power, how must Canada act to bid on a temporary United Nations Security Council (UNSC) seat? By Sebastian Hierl. (12/05/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
(Un)Expected President

Reflections on the election of Donald Trump and what it portends. By Tomislav Jakic.  (11/21/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Sino-US relations – Recalibration or Repetition?

What is the future for US-China relations? By Qi Lin. (11/18/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
No vacancy for women leaders in global banks

There has not been a single woman leader of the five major development banks, in their more than fifty year history..It's time there is.  By Choop Sadkam. (10/07/2016)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Better Yielding, Better Living: Sustainable Agricultural Productivity in the 2030 agenda

Food production must be doubled to feed a global population of nine billion by 2050. Author presents efforts needed to meet that goal. By Mumukshu Patel. (10/07/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
How Russia, China, and IS Have Made the US Popular Again

Allies and partners are looking to the United States in ways not seen since the Cold War.  By Rob Spalding and Adam Lowther. (The Diplomat, 06/29/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
An Utopic Denouement for the Venezuelan Crisis

What's the state of Venezuela's economy and where is it going?  By Robson Coelho Cardoch Valdez.  (07/08/2015)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Please Don´t Stop the Music: How the Latin American Economy Skipped a Beat

The Latin economy's sustained growth has stopped.  What's next?  By José Luis Alvarado Valenzuela. (07/08/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Genocide-labeling has always been political

Does Taphael Lemkin's definition of genocide apply to the 100 year old Armenian suffering at the hands of Turday?  By Tal Buenos. (04/24/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Is Multipolarity Inevitable in International Politics?

A look at unpolarity and multipolarity in international politics. By Amit R. Saksena. (03/05/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Tribulation of the Right to Free Passage: Strolling in your neighbor’s front yard with a hand gun?

UNCLOS states that all states enjoy the right of innocent passage through the territorial sea. But what about warships and ships containing dangerous cargo?  By Amit R. Saksena. (01/27/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
What about the Women: the Missing Voice at the Peacemaking Table

What is - and can be - the impact of women's representation in peace negotiations? By Sthelyn Romero. (05/26/2014)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Denied Justice and Discriminated in the Face of Death – Foreign Nationals and the Death Penalty

International Commission against the Death Penalty members discuss focusing on foreign nationals and capital punishment worldwide..  By Ruth Dreifuss and Federico Mayor.  (03/03/2014)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The New Face of Governance

In the new face of governance, NGOs play an important role.  By Dana-Marie Seepersad. (02/26/2014)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Human Trafficking – the Untamable Epidemic

A look at the root causes of human trafficking and possible steps to combat it. By Anuradha Kataria. (09/24/2012)
Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Protests Here, Protests There: Mass Demonstrations and the State of Democracy in the U.S. & Bolivia

Author analyzes protest movements in U.S. and Bolivia and what government response says for a healthy democracy in both countries. By Nicholas A. Fromherz. (11/07/2011)
Comments (2) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Which Policy to Address Climate Change?

Author examines potential impacts of climate change and policy options to combat it. By Julian Morris, International Policy Network. (12/09/2009)
Comments (4) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Complicated Task of Educating Future Leaders

A discussion of international relations eduation system and a call for Realism in the course of studies. By Alina Khasabova. (03/01/2009)
Comments (5) | Add Comment Twitter Like
From the Cowboy to the Multicultural Summit

Author looks at Bush, Obama and Latin America from a Peruvian perspective. By Alvaro Henzler (12/20/2008)
Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Fall of U.S. Hegemony in Latin America

Author analyzes the decreasing influence of the United States in Latin American and the rising influence of Russia and Brasil. By Adam Kott. (10/20/2008)
Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Financial Crisis Impact on South America

Author analyzes impact of the financial crisis on South America. By Adam Kott. (10/15/2008)
Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Financial Crisis Impact on Latin America

Author discusses the ripple effect of the U.S. financial crisis on Latin American markets. By Adam Kott. (10/06/2008)
Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Crumbling Bolivia

Author examines current political state of Bolivia and issues facing President Evo Morales. By Adam Kott. (09/12/2008)
Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Honduras joins ALBA: Economic decision or ideological turnaround?

Author discusses Honduras' agreement to join the Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas, and its ramifications to the country. By Adam Kott. (09/10/2008)
Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
More...
Quick Links Twitter Face Book Get Alerts Contact Us Enter Ia-Forum Student Award Competition
ANNOUNCEMENTS
THE WORLD'S DISCUSSING...
01/16/2017: What Fed policymakers are saying about possible Trump fiscal stimulus More
01/14/2017: Trump’s misguided brinkmanship on China More
01/13/2017: Tariffs are a regressive tax that impose the greatest burden on low-income Americans More
01/13/2017: How to treat an opioid epidemic More
01/13/2017: The Fed and fiscal policy More
01/13/2017: Is the Brazilian Central Bank Coming to Grips with the Country’s Balance Sheet Recession? More
01/13/2017: Rex Tillerson’s South China Sea Proposal Won’t Work More
01/13/2017: The privacy paradox II: Measuring the privacy benefits of privacy threats More
01/13/2017: Lessons for US Business Tax Reform from International Tax Rates More
01/13/2017: New North Korean Poll of Foreign Media Access More
01/12/2017: U.S.-China challenges: Time for China to step up More
01/12/2017: As Systems Erode, User Fees Are the Key to Infrastructure Reform More
01/12/2017: The Need for Different Classes of Macroeconomic Models More
01/12/2017: Dear Pound Sterling Investors, Keep Calm and Carry On More
01/12/2017: Management and Resolution of Banking Crises: Lessons from Recent European Experience More
01/12/2017: President-Elect Donald Trump Joins South Korea's Left in Pushing New Korea Policy More
01/12/2017: Curse or Blessing? How Institutions Determine Success in Resource-Rich Economies More
01/12/2017: What to Expect from ObamaCare's Replacement More
01/12/2017: Park Unraveling VIII: Political Reshuffling on the Right More
01/11/2017: Redefining Pakistan More
01/11/2017: Foresight Africa Viewpoint: Small-scale, high-impact policies for fighting climate change in 2017 More
01/11/2017: The impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on financial stability and economic growth More
01/11/2017: The Trump Drag on Mexico’s Currency, Politics More
01/11/2017: The Trump Drag on Mexico’s Currency, Politics More
01/11/2017: Why Trump needs the United Nations More
01/11/2017: Obama's Farewell Address More
01/11/2017: Obama’s Education Legacy: Overreach and Misrule More
01/11/2017: A Health-Care Plan the GOP Could Get Behind More
01/11/2017: The Case for Currency Substitution in Venezuela More
01/11/2017: Ending the Climate of Endangerment More
01/11/2017: The ISIS campaign against Iraq’s Shia Muslims is not politics. It’s genocide More
01/11/2017: The Most Important Korea Story of 2017: China, South Korea and THAAD More
01/10/2017: The impact of fiscal policy on monetary policy: A conversation with Fed Governor Lael Brainard More
01/10/2017: Why Remittance Taxes to Finance a Border Wall are a Bad Idea … for the US More
01/10/2017: Will Trump Attack North Korea? More
01/10/2017: The 'Preexisting Conditions" Puzzle: If GOP Gets Trapped, ObamaCare Reform Will Fail More
01/10/2017: Trump's Nominees Begin Confirmation Hearings More
01/10/2017: Will Trump Turn His Bully Pulpit Rhetoric into Policy? More
01/10/2017: Update on the North Hamgyong Floods More
01/09/2017: Islamism after the Arab Spring: Between the Islamic State and the nation-state More
01/09/2017: Three things to tackle now before the economy’s next slump More
01/09/2017: It’s time to resuscitate the Asia-Pacific Quad More
01/09/2017: Kuwait Needs Economic Reform, but Opponents Dominated National Assembly Election More
01/09/2017: Does the U.S. Military Actually Protect Middle East Oil? More
01/09/2017: Nat Hentoff, RIP More
01/06/2017: 20170107 NYT Kirisci More
01/06/2017: Assessing the long-run benefits of transfers to low-income families More
01/06/2017: Trump’s national security and defense team More
01/06/2017: Global Economic Growth Will Bring New Challenges More
01/05/2017: Spurring private investment in global health research and development More
More...
About | Contact Us | Support Us | Terms and Conditions

All Rights Reserved. Copyright 2002 - 2017