March 2, 2016
Book Forum

Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel

Featuring the author Tom Wainwright, Britain Editor and Former Mexico City Bureau Chief, The Economist; with comments by Moisés Naím, Distinguished Fellow, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
March 12, 2013
Policy Forum

Understanding Mexico’s Epidemic of Violence: Telling Stories with New Media, Technology, and Big Data

Featuring Andrés Monroy‐​Hernández, Researcher, Microsoft Research; Javier Osorio, PhD Candidate, Notre Dame University; and Karla Zabludovsky, Reporter, New York Times, Mexico City Bureau ; with opening remarks by Jared Cohen, Director, Google Ideas; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
December 5, 2012
Policy Forum

Lessons from Colombia’s War on Drugs

Opening remarks: Carlos Urrutia, Ambassador, Republic of Colombia.

Panel discussion: 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; moderated by Juan Carlos Hidalgo, Policy Analyst on Latin America, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

February 19, 2009
Policy Forum

Mexico’s Drug War: The Growing Crisis on Our Southern Border

Featuring Ted Galen Carpenter, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance; Vanda Felbab‐​Brown, Foreign Policy Fellow at the Brookings Institution; and Daniel T. Griswold, Director of the Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.