New publication: “Political settlements and the governance of extractive industry: A comparative analysis of the longue durée in Africa and Latin America”

I am pleased to share this new working paper by Anthony Bebbington, to which I had the honor of contributing, together with fantastic colleagues Abdul-Gafaru Abdulai from Ghana, Marja Hinfelaar from Zambia, and Denise Humphreys-Bebbington from the  U.S..  Entitled Political settlements and the governance of extractive industry: A comparative analysis of the longue durèe in
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Mining, political settlements and inclusive development in Peru.

I am pleased to share a recent working paper co-authored with Tania Ramirez and Veronica  Hurtado at the Centro de Investigación de la Universidad del Pacífico (CIUP), titled “Mining, political settlements and inclusive development in Peru”.   The paper is based on research conducted in a four-country project led by Anthony Bebbington of Clark University,
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The Political Economy of China – Latin America Relations in the New Millenium

Tengo el honor de publicar un capítulo sobre Perú, en co-autoría con Victoria Chonn, en esta nueva publicación editada por Margaret Myers y Carol Wise, The Political Economy of China Latin America Relations in the New Millenium.   Myers es experta en China y directora del Programa China – Latin America del think tank norteamericano Inter-American
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China en América Latina: nueva publicación

El 2 de septiembre de 2016, el Fondo Editorial de la Universidad del Pacífico presentó nuestro último libro editado, China en América Latina: lecciones para la cooperación Sur – Sur y el desarrollo sostenible.  Una co-edición con Boston University, contiene resultados de investigaciones hechas por ocho equipos, en Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Educador, México
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Right to Prior Consultation in Perú: Progress to 2016

This week the Americas Society published a new paper in English that I co-authored with UP colleagues Veronica Hurtado and Tania Ramirez, on the implementation of the right to prior consulation for indigenous peoples in Peru.  This is part of a series that also includes studies of Colombia and Chile. The paper analyzes the implementation
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China in Latin America: Lessons for South-South Cooperation and Sustainable Development

Last week I had the honor of presenting this report on “China in Latin America” in Washington, DC.  Co-authored with Kevin Gallagher and Rebecca Ray, this is the product of the Working Group on Development and Environment in the Americas, a multi-university effort coordinated by the Center for Transformation Research (CENIT) in Argentina, our own Research
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Prior Consultation in Peru: An Update

I recently published this paper in English on the implementation of the right to prior consultation in Peru for native and indigenous peoples.    Upon taking office in 2011, Peruvian president Ollanta Humala expressed his commitment to the implementation of ILO Convenant 169, guaranteeing the right of indigenous peoples to be consulted by the State
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Otra vez…

Nuevamente hay noticias de centenares de animales muertos en las costas del Norte.   Aparentemente, en su mayoría aves que viven de los frutos del mar, pero también lobos marinos.   En marzo publicamos esta nota al respeto.   ¿Todos los años vamos a tener estos problemas, sin saber por qué? Las medidas propuestas ahora por
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