Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (via Zoom)


Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 12:00pm to 2:00pm


Online Only

"Mexico Under AMLO"

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Mariano Sánchez-TalanquerAcademy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies (spring 2021). Assistant Professor, Department of Politics, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE), Mexico City, Mexico.

Andreas Schedler, Professor of Political Science, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE).

Viridiana Rios, Mexican scholar and analyst.

Kenneth Greene, Associate Professor of Government, UT College of Liberal Arts.


Steven Levitsky, Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government, Harvard University.


Paola Ibarra

Presented in collaboration with Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

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Andres Manuel López Obrador’s ascent to the Mexican presidency in 2018 generated high hopes among many Mexicans—and considerable fear among much of the country’s elite. Four scholars of Mexican politics debate the first three years of the AMLO presidency, evaluating some of the consequences for the country’s crisis-ridden democracy.