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Jaime Daremblum

Jaime Daremblum, who served as Costa Rica’s ambassador to the United States from 1998 to 2004, is director of the Center for Latin American Studies at the Hudson Institute.
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Latin America’s Free-Trade Champions

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

What Brazil (and the Obama administration) can learn from Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru.

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Who Really Controls Venezuela?

Friday, May 3rd, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

Nicolás Maduro will be challenged by internal tensions and external commitments.

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Chavismo Runs Out of Gas

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

Even if his dubious election victory is allowed to stand, Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro is in big trouble.

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La traición de Argentina

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

El gobierno de Kirchner ha decidido encubrir el terrorismo iraní

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El legado de Chávez en Venezuela

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

Un gobierno autocrático, una economía en ruinas y la tasa de homicidios más alta de América del Sur.

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Obama’s Middle East Mess

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

He has seriously damaged U.S. credibility and influence.

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Palestinian Fantasy Land

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

The UN statehood vote emboldened Hamas and severely damaged the peace process. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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La tierra de fantasía de los palestinos

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

El voto con que la ONU reconoció al estado palestino ha envalentonado a Hamas y ha perjudicado seriamente el proceso de paz.

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Chávez’s Foreign Fan Club

Thursday, October 4th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

The Venezuelan election will have ramifications throughout Latin America and beyond. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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El club de admiradores de Chávez

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Las elecciones en Venezuela tendrán repercusiones en toda América Latina y aun más allá

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Mejorar la educación en América Latina

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

La región comienza, lentamente, a enfrentar su déficit en educación

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Good Neighbor Policies and the U.S. Presidential Election

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Why the candidates should be saying more about Latin America. (This article is available in Spanish here.)

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La política del buen vecino

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Por qué los candidatos presidenciales deben hablar más sobre América Latina

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The China Temptation

Friday, August 10th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Why Brazil should reject Beijing’s economic model. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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La tentación de China

Thursday, August 9th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Por qué Brasil debe desechar el modelo económico de Pekín

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Latin America’s Year of Anniversaries

Thursday, July 26th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Celebrating how far the region has come, and remembering how far it still must go. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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Rising Continent

Thursday, May 17th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Will Latin America make the changes necessary to achieve its full economic potential? (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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Un continente en ascenso

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Hará América Latina los cambios necesarios para alcanzar todo su potencial económico?

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From Lima to La Paz

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

While Peru has become more like Chile, Bolivia has become more like Chávez. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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De Lima a La Paz

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Mientras Perú se ha vuelto más como Chile, Bolivia se ha vuelto más como la Venezuela de Chávez.

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Argentina’s President Kirchner Flunks Economics

Monday, April 23rd, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Why Argentina is headed for a crisis.

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Historia de dos países

Thursday, April 5th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Cómo han cambiado (o no) Colombia y Cuba

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A Tale of Two Countries

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

How Colombia and Cuba have changed (or not changed) over the past decade. (This article is available in Spanish here.)

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¿De Teherán Con Amor?

Thursday, January 12th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

Cada vez más desesperado, el régimen de Irán trata de encontrar un soporte de vida en América Latina.

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Iran Seeks Lifeline in Latin America

Thursday, January 12th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

An increasingly desperate regime hunts for friends. (Click here for a Spanish translation of this article.)

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