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Global Americans’ in-depth research and analysis of the long-term trends and current events impacting Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia.

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Ecuador’s Challenge: Security, Trade, and Growth
Ecuador is at an inflection point, poised to harness comparative advantages in mining, agriculture, and tourism as catalysts for sustainable economic growth. But these require ...
Explaining and Predicting: Shifting Dynamics in NATO and Latin American Security
Amidst the prevailing uncertainty, one thing seems clear: the fabric of international security relationships could be on the cusp of unraveling, with Latin America forced ...
Carrots Without Sticks in Petro’s Total Peace Policy
Petro’s Total Peace policy’s lackluster results stem from bad timing and a poor negotiation structure with insurgent and criminal groups.
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Understanding the Venezuela-Guyana Controversy: Exploring the Geopolitical Implications

Chile's Constitutional Rewrite: A Global Americans Explainer

Analyzing Argentina's Presidential Elections: A Global Americans Explainer


Explaining and Predicting Ecuador’s Security Crisis
As the violence spirals out of control, we analyze the implications for Ecuador, its government, and narco-trafficking across the region.
A Global Americans Review of Authoritarian Police in Democracy, Contested Security in Latin America
Yanilda María González’s book examines why it is so difficult to reform Latin America’s police forces.
Petro’s Receding Power in Latin America’s Political Chessboard
Petro's relevance is in decline and his relations with incoming governments far and near will be complicated.

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