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The Latin America Initiative: Building Global Partnerships

Latin America Initiative

The Latin America Initiative at Brandeis IBS seeks to be part of efforts to build alliances in the region across business, academia and government. The initiative focuses on five areas:

  • Increasing awareness of the region’s economy, business opportunities, and cultural significance
  • Building partnerships with leading universities and corporations in the region
  • Paving the way for professional opportunities for students and alumni
  • Strengthening the on-campus Latin American community
  • Sustaining our overseas connections through continued involvement and donations from our alumni

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Explore the school's thought leadership on Latin America, its growing connections and opportunities with Latin American businesses, its programming related to the region, and how you can get involved and support the initiative. Former dean Bruce Magid's op-ed in Bloomberg Businessweek about the importance of educational partnerships with the region. 

Assistant Professor of Economics Ricardo Lopez shares his thoughts on Brandeis IBS and Latin American studies.