February 5, 2015

Toward a New Era in U.S.-Cuba Relations

Featuring Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Carl Meacham, Director of the Americas Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

December 11, 2013

Argentina v. Holdout Creditors: Applying the Rule of Law to Resolve Debt Default

Argentina v. Holdout Creditors: Applying the Rule of Law to Resolve Debt Default

Featuring Elena Duggar,Group Credit Officer for Sovereign Risk, Moody’s Investor Service; Julian Ku, Professor of Law, Maurice A. Deane School of Law, Hofstra University; Arturo Porzecanski, Distinguished Economist in Residence, School of International Service, American University; and Richard Samp, Chief Counsel, Washington Legal Foundation; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

March 19, 2013

The Future of Freedom in Cuba

The Future of Freedom in Cuba

Featuring Yoani Sanchez, Dissident blogger, Generation Y; and Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo, Photographer and Editor, Voces; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

February 19, 2013

A Populist Capture of the Organization of American States?

A Populist Capture of the Organization of American States?

Featuring Guillermo A. Cochez, Former Ambassador of Panama to the OAS; and William M. Berenson, Adjunct Professor at American University’s Washington College of Law; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

December 5, 2012

Lessons from Colombia’s War on Drugs

Lessons from Colombia's War on Drugs

Featuring Daniel Mejía, Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the Research Center on Drugs and Security, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia and Peter Hakim, President Emeritus, Inter-American Dialogue; with opening remarks by Carlos Urrutia, Ambassador, Republic of Colombia; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

December 9, 2009

Latin Americans and the West

Latin Americans and the West

Featuring the author, Carlos Alberto Montaner; with comments by Alvaro Vargas Llosa, Senior Fellow, Independent Institute. Moderated by Ian Vásquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

December 2, 2009

Time to End the Travel Embargo on Cuba

Time to End the Travel Embargo on Cuba

Featuring Rep. Jeff Flake (R-AZ); Phil Peters, Vice President, Lexington Institute; and Ian Vásquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

November 10, 2009

The Failure of Social Policy in Venezuela

The Failure of Social Policy in Venezuela

Featuring María Corina Machado, President, Súmate. Moderated by Ian Vásquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

July 30, 2009

Venezuela’s Assault on Freedom of the Press and Other Liberties

Venezuela's Assault on Freedom of the Press and Other Liberties

Featuring Carlos Alberto Zuloaga, Executive Vice President, Globovision Televisión, Venezuela; Rafael Alfonzo, President, CEDICE, Venezuela; Robert Rivard, Director, Committee on Freedom of the Press, Inter American Press Association; and moderated by Ian Vásquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.