Latin American Centre

The environment for productive investments in Argentina

Monday, 16 January, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Jaime Campos is the President of the Argentinean Business Association (Asociación Empresaria Argentina). Mr Campos has a BA in Sociology from the Argentine Catholic University (UCA) and MA in Economic Development from Yale University (USA).

Speaker(s): 
Jaime Campos (President of the Argentinean Business Association)

Latin American History Seminar: Joint Seminar with the Rothermere American Institute: Anti-Immigration Politics, the Rise of Latinos and the Crisis of National Identity in the United States: A Contemporary History from the 1980s

Thursday, 9 March, 2017 - 18:00
Rothermere American Institute, 1a South Parks Road

Please note that this seminar will take place at the Rothermere American Institute at 6:00pm.

 

Neil Foley is the Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Chair in History
Co-Director, Clements Center for Southwest Studies, at the Southern Methodist University in the US. 

Speaker(s): 
Neil Foley, Dedman College, Southern Methodist University

Latin American History Seminar: Joint Seminar with the Rothermere American Institute: Transnational Approaches to Post-emancipation Labor Regimes and their Consequences: From Venezuela to South Africa and Trinidad to Chicago, 1870-1940

Thursday, 2 March, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Lara Putnam is UCIS Research Professor and Chair of the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh.  She writes on Latin American and Caribbean history, theories and methods of transnational history, and the nexus of migration, kinship, and gender.  Publications includ

Speaker(s): 
Lara Putnam, UCIS Research Professor and Chair of the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh

Latin American History Seminar: Joint Seminar with the Global History Centre: Liberals, Peasants and Jacobins: The Mexican Revolution (1910-40) in Global Perspective

Thursday, 23 February, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Alan Knight, former Professor of Latin American History at Oxford University, is an Emeritus Fellow of the Latin American Centre. 

Speaker(s): 
Alan Knight, St. Antony’s College

Latin American History Seminar: The Chilean Business Network since 1873: Finance, Industry and Politics

Thursday, 16 February, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Matias Braun Professor of Economics and Finance at the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez in Chile and Visiting Fellow at the Latin American Centre in Oxford. 

Speaker(s): 
Matías Braun, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile, and the Latin American Centre

Latin American History Seminar: Joint Seminar with the Oxford Maison Française: The Making of Latin-American "Neo-metalista" Monetary Policy in the 1920s: E. W. Kemmerer in the Andes

Thursday, 9 February, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Rebeca Gomez Betancourt is full Professor in Economics at the University of Lyon 2 and Researcher at Triangle, UMR-CNRS. She has been Visiting Professor at the Universities of los Andes, Bogota-Colombia and Universidade Federal Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte-Brazil.

Speaker(s): 
Rebeca Gomez Betancourt, University of Lyon 2-Triangle Research Center

The Annual LAC-Centro de Estudios de Historia Política, CEHIP, Adolfo Ibáñez University Seminar: Camillus Bernardo O’Higgins and the Republican Dictatorship, 1818-23

Thursday, 26 January, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Susana Gazmuri is an associate teacher at Universidad Adolfo Ibanez where she teaches courses on Greek Democracy and Latin America Independence Political Thought.

Speaker(s): 
Susana Gazmuri, CEHIP, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile

Latin American History Seminar: Eric Hobsbawm on Latin America: A Round Table

Thursday, 19 January, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Leslie Bethell, currently Visiting Professor at the Brazil Institute, Kings College London, is Emeritus Professor of Latin American History, University of London; Emeritus Fellow, St Antony’s College, Oxford; Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washi

Speaker(s): 
Leslie Bethell, St Antony’s College and King’s College London
Paulo Drinot, University College London
Eduardo Posada-Carbó, SIAS and History Faculty, Oxford

Latin American Centre Seminars: Is Incumbency a Blessing or Curse in Latin America?

Friday, 10 March, 2017 - 17:00
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Luis Schiumerini is a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow in Politics at Nuffield College, University of Oxford.  

His research examines political behavior and representation in new democracies, and is forthcoming in Perspectives on Politics.

Speaker(s): 
Luis Schiumerini (Nuffield College)

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