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Brought to you by the Center for Latin American Studies: Latin American Briefing Series
One of the Center for Latin American Studies most popular programs is the Latin American Briefing Series, which brings important academic experts, policymakers, and business leaders together at the University of Chicago in colloquiums intended to explore emerging and current affairs that will shape the future of social, political, and economic trends in Latin America.
The Latin American Briefing Series is supported by a U.S. Department of Education National Resource Center grant and by the Center for Latin American Studies Corporate Partners Program. Lectures in the CLAS Latin American Briefing Series are recorded and available for viewing.
The fall 2010 Latin American Briefing Series will include:
“Mexico’s Recent Road to Stability
Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of México
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 6:00 pm Harper Center Room C07, Booth School of Business
“Urban Planning in Brazil”
Jaime Lerner, former governor of the Brazilian state of Paraná
October 27, 2010 6:00 pm SS122, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL
The Drug War in Mexico”
Journalists Alma Guillermo Prieto, Alejandro Paez and Claudia Mendez
November 11, 2010 6:00 pm SS122, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL