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Power Politics: Latin Americas Energy Challenges David Mares

Power Politics: Latin Americas Energy Challenges

David Mares

Published March 4th 2013
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35 pages
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The past decade has seen major changes in Latin Americas energy policy landscape. After two decades of market-based reforms, followed by a political backlash against the market, Latin American governments now demonstrate a diverse range ofMoreThe past decade has seen major changes in Latin Americas energy policy landscape. After two decades of market-based reforms, followed by a political backlash against the market, Latin American governments now demonstrate a diverse range of approaches to the role of the state in energy policy. As the region develops and its middle class grows, the tension between increased energy demand and heightened environmental concerns will increasingly determine the future of Latin American energy development. And with shale gas revolutionizing the regional energy outlook, Latin America would do well to learn from its recent experiences with energy integration.World Politics Review features are sets of in-depth articles on key topics in international affairs written exclusively for WPR. Our nonpartisan, nonideological articles cover diplomacy, military affairs, energy, economics and other subjects that make geopolitics tick.