Latin American Integration

2017 Apr 22

Latin American Conference: Moving Beyond the Crossroads: How can Latin America overcome its old and new challenges?

9:00am

Location: 

Harvard Kennedy School Littauer building 1st floor 79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge

RCC is pleased to announce the Latin American Conference 2017 on “Moving Beyond the Crossroads: How can Latin America overcome its old and new challenges?”

The 2017 Latin American Conference is the fourth conference organized by Latin American students at the Harvard Kennedy School. It seeks to create awareness about the policies, experiences, and opportunities for future growth and development in the region.... Read more about Latin American Conference: Moving Beyond the Crossroads: How can Latin America overcome its old and new challenges?

2016 Nov 29

Latin American Legal and Institutional Answers to Global Pressures

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Hauser Hall 104, Harvard Law School, 1563 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA

Globalization is presented as a natural, inevitable, and evolutionary process that will bring prosperity and economic growth to all members of the global community. However, the current situation has proved that the system has produced not only winners, but also losers. Moreover, the effects of globalization upon the different regions are diverse. Whilst some countries and communities have benefited from open markets and trade liberalization, others have suffered from market pressures undermining their economic and political powers. 

During the workshop, speakers will explore the Latin American legal and institutional answers to the global pressures in various areas from a legal-institutional perspective as will be presented below.... Read more about Latin American Legal and Institutional Answers to Global Pressures

Jose M.  Martinez-Sierra

Jose M. Martinez-Sierra

RCC Director
Jean Monnet ad personam Professor for the Study of European Union Law and Government

Jose M. Martinez-Sierra is Jean Monnet ad personam Professor for the Study of European Union Law and Government and the Real Colegio Complutense Director. He is also a Tenured Professor on Constitutional Law at Complutense Law School since 2013 (currently on leave) were he also was a Jean Monnet Professor in European Constitutional Law. He is a Local Affiliate of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies and an Associate of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies. He is an Advisory Council Member and European Law Coordinator of the Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School, co-chair of the Internationalization and Innovation in Higher Education Study Group, co-chair of the European Legal Order Seminar and co-chair of the Europe in the World Seminar at the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard. He is also the Faculty Sponsor of the Harvard European Law Association.

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