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Latin America in Great Power Competition

| Eurasia Program

About the Event

China, Russia, and the United States are vying for influence in Latin America. The impact of great power politics on the region is the greatest it has been in decades. From hotspots like Venezuela to influence over international institutions to investment in infrastructure, competition between Russia, China, and the U.S. is reshaping the region's politics. How do the U.S., Russia, and China view the region? How is their interaction likely to change in the future?


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Maximilian Hess

Maximilian Hess - Maximilian Hess is a Central Asia Fellow in the Eurasia Program at the Foreign Policy Research institute and the founder of the London-based political risk firm Enmetena Advisory. ; Contributor

Barbara Fick

Barbara Fick - Dr. Barbara Fick is a Senior Fellow in the Foreign Policy Research Institute's Eurasia Program and a U.S. Army Colonel, serving as Director of the Americas Program and Faculty Instructor at the Department of National Security at the U.S. Army War College. ; Contributor

Chris Miller

Chris Miller - Chris Miller is a Senior Fellow in the Foreign Policy Research Institute’s Eurasia Program. He is also Associate Professor of International History at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. ; Moderator