President Néstor Kirchner Fellowship

Public Lecture by Paulo Alas Rossi and María Sofía Bernat, 2017-2018 PNK Fellows

November 15th, 2017 | The New School · New York

María Sofía Bernat (Argentina) and Paulo Alas Rossi (Brazil) will present their work at The New School: An Ethnography of Displacement: Resettlement of the Poor in Argentina (Bernat) and Struggling with the Housing Market: Bringing Social Housing Back to City Centers in Brazil (Alas Rossi). 

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Latin America on the Move

ECLAC Launches International Short Essay Contest about the Future of Equality in Latin America and the Caribbean 

October 2017

CALL: The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), along with the Southern Cone edition of Le Monde diplomatique and the Nodal Latin American and Caribbean News Portal, called for submissions to an international short essay contest on the future of equality in the region...

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Design and Development

Michael Cohen - Urban Economy in the New Millennium


September 2017 | UN-Habitat worldwide · Global Urban Lectures

This lecture belongs to season 2 of the Global Urban Lectures produced by UNI – UN-Habitat's partnership with universities worldwide. In this lecture Michael Cohen illustrates data about economic growth that demonstrate how cities act as engines of national economic development. Due to agglomeration economies, approximately 80 percent from global GDP is coming out of urban-based economic activities; 600 urban centers generate about 60 percent of global GDP....

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Welcome to OLA

Michael-A_48Welcoming remarks by Michael Cohen, Director of the Observatory on Latin America and the International Affairs Program of The New School.

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