Lecture by Jamil Mahuad: Ousting Latin American Presidents, The Case of Ecuador

Wednesday December 3, 2003  3:00 PM

Location: Troy Moore Library, 9th Fl. Gnl. Classrm. Bldg.
Member Sponsor: Dr. Jennifer McCoy

Description Of Event

Jamil Mahuad is former president of Ecuador and currently a visiting fellow at Harvard's John F Kennedy School of Public Policy.  He was removed from office in a coup led by indigenous protestors and mid-ranking military officers in January 2000 in the wake of an economic crisis.  He is currently working on two books about the Peru-Ecuador border war of the 1990s and the premature removal of Latin American presidents in the 1990s. 

Additional Event Notes

Co-Sponsored by the Political Science Department at Georgia State University.