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Comparative data on Latin American countries

Bengt Sandberg

Comparative data on Latin American countries

by Bengt Sandberg

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Published by International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Dept. of Operations, Western Hemisphere in [S.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Bengt Sandberg, Peter Reitter [and] Alberto Machimbarrena.
ContributionsReitter, Peter., Machimbarrena, Alberto., World Bank. Dept. of Operations, Western Hemisphere.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCL 95/01008 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination44 leaves ;
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL881992M
LC Control Number95169899

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This is a list of Latin American countries and dependent territories by population, which is sorted by the mid-year normalized demographic y: Agriculture, Agroecology, Central banks . The locations with the highest concentration of Latin American Studies degree recipients are San Juan, PR, Chicago, IL, and Los Angeles, CA. The locations with a relatively high number of Latin American Studies degree recipients are Gettysburg, PA, Georgetown, TX, and Waterville, ME. The most common degree awarded to students studying Latin American Studies is a bachelors degree.

Robert Packenham, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, taught in the Department from to in the fields of comparative and Latin American politics. He has also been a research fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Hoover Institution and a visiting professor at universities in Latin America, the UK. The book Democracy and the Left: arguing that the left has used social policy to reverse the rise of inequality in Latin America. Drawing on empirical data, they provide cases studies of five Latin American countries that have used social policy to bridge the gap between the rich and the poor. This is an important contribution to both.


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