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Video: Press Breakfast with Pablo Solón, Bolivia’s Ambassador to the United Nations
CEPR hosted a discussion of the economic and social implications of Bolivia's new constitution with Ambassador Pablo Solón and CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot, February 13, 2009.

Column:
The United States and Bolivia: A New Beginning?
CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot asks whether Obama administration "doves" will be able to steer U.S. policy towards improved relations with Bolivia, February 25, 2009.

Reports                                                 

Inflation Experiences in Latin America, 2007-2008

February 2009, Mark Weisbrot and David Rosnick

The Distribution of Bolivia's Most Important Natural Resources and the Autonomy Conflicts
July 2008, Mark Weisbrot and Luis Sandoval

Bolivia's Economy - An Update
August 2007, Mark Weisbrot and Luis Sandoval

Bolivia's Economy: The First Year
January 2007, Mark Weisbrot

Latin America: The End of An Era
Winter 2006, Mark Weisbrot

Bolivia's Challenges
March 2006, Mark Weisbrot and Luis Sandoval


Op-Eds & Columns                                          

The Fun House Mirror: Distortions and Omissions in the News on Bolivia
Dan Beeton
NACLA Report on the Americas, May/June 2009

"Deeds, Not Words" Will Determine Future of U.S.-Latin American Relations
Mark Weisbrot  
The Guardian Unlimited, April 22, 2009

En español  

Summit Unlikely to Bridge Gap Between Washington and Latin America
Mark Weisbrot 
McClatchy Tribune Information Services, April 15, 2009
En español

Obama Team Could Use Some "Audacity of Hope" for Latin America Summit
Mark Weisbrot 
The Guardian Unlimited, April 15, 2009

The United States and Bolivia: A New Beginning?
Mark Weisbrot
The Guardian Unlimited, February 25, 2009
En español

Obama Should Make A Clean Break With the Past on Latin America
Mark Weisbrot 
McClatchy Tribune Information Services, November 26, 2008

Bolivia: Can The Majority of People Vote for Change and Actually Get It?
Mark Weisbrot
The Nation, August 15, 2008
En español

Is Washington Undermining Democracy in Bolivia?
Mark Weisbrot
AlterNet, February 16, 2008
En español

Latin America News Coverage: Half the Story is Worse Than None
Mark Weisbrot
AlterNet, February 1, 2008
En español

A Bank of Their Own
Mark Weisbrot
AlterNet, October 31, 2007
En español

A New Assertiveness for Latin American Governments
Mark Weisbrot  
International Business Times, June 11, 2007 
En español

The IMF at 63 – An Early Retirement?
Mark Weisbrot
McClatchy Tribune Information Services, April 4, 2007
En español    På Svenska

Turning the Tables
Mark Weisbrot
Emerging Markets
, March 18, 2007

President Bush's Trip to Latin America Is All About Denial
Mark Weisbrot
McClatchy-Tribune Information Services, March 5, 2007
En español

Economic Policy Changes With New Latin American Leaders
Mark Weisbrot
International Herald Tribune, December 28, 2006
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Ecuador's Clear Choice for President
Mark Weisbrot
WashingtonPost.com - November 25, 2006

Latin American "Populism" Doing Well
Mark Weisbrot
Cadillac News (MI) - March 17, 2006

Latin America Shifts Left — It's the Economy
Mark Weisbrot
AlterNet - January 21, 2006
En español, På Svenska



Other Resources                                       

Video: Press Breakfast with Pablo Solón, Bolivia’s Ambassador to the United Nations
CEPR hosted a discussion of the economic and social implications of Bolivia's new constitution with CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot and Ambassador Pablo Solón, February 13, 2009.

Press Release: Bolivia Approves New Constitution; How Will the Obama Administration Respond?
After voters approved Bolivia's new constitution on January 25, CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot asks whether the new U.S. president will show support for Bolivia's constitutional process and send a message that Washington no longer supports extra-legal or anti-democratic actions against the Bolivian government. January 26, 2009.

Video: Bolivia’s Democratic and Economic Changes
Discussion featuring Luis Arce, Minister of Finance of Bolivia, Carlos Villegas, Bolivian Minister of Planning and Development, and CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot. October 10, 2008.

Press Release: U.S. Should Disclose its Funding of Opposition Groups in Bolivia and Other Latin American Countries
In the wake of violent attacks and sabotage by right-wing groups aimed at underming the Bolivian government, CEPR called on called on U.S. Government agencies to release information detailing whom they are funding in Bolivia. September 12, 2008.

U.S. Policy Toward Latin America in the Post-Bush Era

Discussion featuring Mark Weisbrot, Greg Craig, Nora Lustig and Mark Schneider, March 25, 2008. (Audio and Video)

An Assessment of the First Two Years of the Morales Administration in Bolivia
Discussion featuring Jean Paul Guevara Ávila, Director General of Bilateral Relations, in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bolivia, and Deborah James of CEPR, January 17, 2008. (Audio, Video)

Bank of the South - An Alternative to the IMF and World Bank
Discussion featuring Rodrigo Cabezas, Minister of Finance of Venezuela; Gustavo Guzman, Ambassador of Bolivia to the United States; Mark Weisbrot, and Deborah James, of CEPR, October 23, 2007. (Audio, Video)

The IMF/World Bank, the Economy and Energy Policy in Bolivia
Discussion featuring Carlos Villegas, Minister of Energy of Bolivia and CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot, October 17, 2008. (Video)

A Discussion on Foreign Investment in Bolivia
Discussion featuring Pablo Solón Romero Oroza, Plenipotentiary Representative for Integration and Trade Issues for the Bolivian Government, and CEPR Co-Director Mark Weisbrot, May 31, 2007. (Audio, Video)

After the Monroe Doctrine: The Future of U.S.-Latin America Relations

Mark Weisbrot and Riorden Roett discuss U.S.-Latin America relations, Jan. 25, 2007 (Audio, Transcript and PowerPoints)

Latin America's Electoral Leftward Shift: The Importance of Economic Growth
Press Breakfast with Mark Weisbrot and Claudio Loser, March 14, 2006 (Audio and Transcript)