6 Feb 2013
Argentina’s Defaulted Sovereign Debt
Author: J F Hornbeck
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
This report reviews Argentina’s financial crisis, the bond exchanges of 2005 and 2010, ongoing litigation, prospects for a final solution, related US legislation, and broader policy issues.
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Promoting Peace in the Post-2015 Framework
Author: Robert Muggah, Ivan Campbell, Eduarda Hamann, Gustavo Diniz, Marina Motta
This paper considers the evolving position of Brazil as a rising power on issues of development and peacebuilding.
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Police Reform, Training and Crime: Experimental Evidence from Colombia’s Plan Cuadrantes
Author: Daniel Mejía, Daniel Ortega, Juan Felipe García
Fundación Ideas para la Paz (FiP)
This paper analyzes the Plan Nacional de Vigilancia Comunitaria por Cuadrantes (PNVCC) - a new police patrolling program introduced in the eight major cities of Colombia by the National Police in 2010.
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Brazil and the EU in the Global Economy
Author: Daniel Gros, Cinzia Alcidi, Alessandro Giovannini
Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
This paper offers a description of the main international economic features of Brazil and the EU to understand their current and future role in the global order.
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