Voices in PUBLIC POLICY in Spanish

PUBPOL 273T, SPAN 273T

VIDEO: Instructor Ana Maria Montoya discusses Voices in Public Policy: Spanish.

¬°Bienvenidos! Welcome to the study of Latin American Politics. This course will cover the main policy challenges in Latin America. The first part of the course will focus on understanding the challenges for the economic development of the region. It will address how and why Latin America is different by examining its economic outcomes, economic and social policies. We will also study various cases and examples of how institutions shape policy outcomes. The second part of the course will focus on how groups -- such as civil society or violent actors -- can shape policymaking and welfare in this region. Tutorials meet weekly for 75-minutes. Prerequisite: 4 semesters of Spanish or equivalent - heritage and native speakers are welcome to enroll. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory.