The Politics of Freeing Markets in Latin America

Chile, Argentina, and Mexico by Judith A. Teichman

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Political economy,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Transitional economies,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Free Trade,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Argentina,
  • Chile,
  • Latin America,
  • Mexico,
  • Government & Business,
  • Economics - Comparative,
  • International - General,
  • Business & Economics / Government & Business,
  • Political aspects
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9776154M
ISBN 100807826294
ISBN 109780807826294

Judith Teichman is Professor of Political Science and International Development at the University of Toronto, Canada. She is the author of five books, one co-authored book, and numerous articles on politics, policy, and development in Latin America and the Global South. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Latin American Politics (POLS W) or equivalent background on Latin American politics is a requirement for admission whereas the scope and methods’ class from PS is strongly encouraged. Objectives This class focuses on the transformation of Latin American political economy since the Debt Crisis of the s. Paths toward Democracy: The Working Class and Elites in Western Europe and South America by Ruth Collier; Technopols: Freeing Politics and Markets in Latin America in the s by Jorge I. Domínguez; Organized Business, Economic Change, and Democracy in Latin America by Francisco Durand, Eduardo Silva; Elites, Crises, and the Origins of Regimes by Mattei Dogan, . The book provides a comprehensive description of the existing labor institutions in Latin America, the problems they pose, and the trends in labor market reforms as well as the difficulties.

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Teichman. This clearly written book tries to tease out how domestic and international influences interacted during the process of market reform in Latin America over two decades -- namely, the relationship between democratization and market liberalization in Chile, Argentina, and Mexico.

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