Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Impacts of the Global Crisis on Social Welfare in Latin America

October 20th, 2009
1:00 pm

Lavin Bernick Center Room 218

On October 20th, Stone Center Visiting Greenleaf Chair, Professor Carmelo Mesa-Lago, will give a presentation entitled “Impacts of the Global Crisis on Social Welfare in Latin America” at 1:00. Professor Emeritus of Economics and Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, Meso-Lago is a leading scholar on social welfare in Latin America and is the author of Reassembling Social Security and Market, Socialist and Mixed Economies: Comparative Policy and Performance.

Admission is free and open to the public. For more information please contact Anthony Pereira.

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This event is presented by the Political Science Department and the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, Tulane University.






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