Tag: Neo-Liberal

Pointing North, Heading South: The Story of Neo-Liberal Restructuring in Latin America

Atilio Boron
Neo-LIiberalism Against Democracy: A Latin American Story
September 19, 2000, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
Globalization as an Alibi, or The End of Public Policies
September 20, 2000, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
September 21, 2000, 12:20PM, 8108 Social Science

    Atilio Boron (Ph.D. Political Science, Harvard, 1976) is Executive Secretart of the Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Professor Boron's main area of interest is the relationship bewteen states, markets, and democrasy under processes of neo-liberal restructuring, particularly in Latin America and Western Europe. On a more theoretical leve, he is interested in the challenges posed by neo-liberal restructuring to the survival of political democrasy in peripheral countries. Professor Boron is the author of nearly 100 articles and book chapters and the author or editor of nine books, including State, capitalism and Democrasy in Latin America (1995) and most recently, Tras el buho de Minerva: Teoria politica y restructuracion capitalista en America Latina [In Pursuit of the Owl of Minerva: Political Theory and Capitalist Resturcturing in Latin America] (2000).