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Lula’s Social Policies: New Wine in Old Bottles?

By Alcino Ferreira Câmara Neto and Matías Vernengo Working Paper No: 2006-07, University of Utah, Department of EconomicsSee article at Utah University here: http://www.econ.utah.edu/activities/papers/2006_07.pdf Powered by ScribeFire.

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Lost for Words?

Goetz Ottmann Lost for words? : Brazilian liberationism in the 1990s Pittsburgh, Pa.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2002

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The Economic Policy of the Latin American Left in Government: Venezuela

By Edgardo Lander and Pablo NavarreteTRANSNATIONAL INSTITUTE – TNI Read it at TNI website: http://www.tni.org/reports/newpol/venezuelaeconomicpolicy.pdf? Powered by ScribeFire.

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Two Democraties, Two Legalities: Participatory Budgeting in Porto Alegre, Brazil

Boaventura de Sousa Santos Chapter 13 of Boaventura de Sousa Santos and César A. Rodríguez-Garavito (eds.) Law and Counter-Hegemonic Globalization: Toward a Subaltern Cosmopolitan Legality. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. See file at: http://www.ces.uc.pt/bss/documentos/chapter13.pdf Powered by ScribeFire.

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Participatory Budgets: The Peruvian Experience

Carlos Monge Grupo Propuesta Ciudadana Lima, june 2004 Presented at the International Conference on Local Development, World Bank, Washington, D.C., June 16-18, 2004 See PPT at: http://www1.worldbank.org/sp/ldconference/Materials/Parallel/PS1/PS1_S5_PPT3.pdf

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(Re-)Producing neoliberal hegemony?

Arne Rückert (Research Proposal – Carleton University): [Excerpt] The introduction of the PRSP process could be understood as an attempt by the IFIs to (re-)produce the hegemony of neoliberal capitalism in the developing world. Through the PRSP process, the IFIs have absorbed counter-hegemonic ideas – such as civil society participation and pro-poor growth– into the […]

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