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June 23, 2021
How has climate change impacted global migration patterns? In a new paper, Ana María Ibáñez, Andrea Velasquez, and Jimena Romero link weather shocks...
September 13, 2016
Mexico and the United States have lacked a bilateral agreement to regulate cross-border labor mobility since 1965. Since that time, unlawful...
March 25, 2015
The homicide rate in Mexico began to soar in 2008, tripling by 2011. Why did it happen? Prior research has established links between aggresive...
February 5, 2015
What are the links between agricultural policies and the drug trade? Understanding how economic incentives affect illegal drug production is...
September 26, 2014
The last ten years have seen escalating violence south of the US border. The violence manifests in different forms and intensity levels, and affects...
August 8, 2012
CGD is pleased to announce the second screening of its annual summer film series, Global Development Matters. On August 8 CGD will be screening “...
July 29, 2009
Abstract: This paper examines how US military aid affects political violence and democracy in Colombia. Since military aid is channeled to...