The Political Economy of Reform in Latin America
University of California at Los Angeles Working Papers No. 784
47 Pages Posted: 8 Oct 1999
Date Written: June 1998
This paper outlines the elements of the colonial heritage which led to divergences in both economics and politics between North and Latin America; the inflence of natural resource abundance on the politics and economics of the region and the reasons for the continent wide reforms and the likelihood of their being sustained.
JEL Classification: P16, O54
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