Almost a third of people who interacted with basic public services in the last 12 months paid a bribe. This..
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In 2010, US law enforcement arrested around 50,000 undocumented migrants at the border with Mexico. In 2016, the number was..
Impunity, tax privileges, and weak institutions threaten fiscal policy in Central America’s Northern Triangle
Commentary by Icefi – August, 2017 The Central American Institute of Fiscal Studies (Icefi) is concerned about recent actions taken..
By Diana Pastor and Antonio Hernández Something has gone very wrong in a country whose children flee in search of..
Migrants board the train La Bestia in Mexico. Photo by Uli Stelzner. By Sara Van Horn Migration to the US..
By Carlos Alfredo Gossmann Zarazúa, Research Assistant, and Jonathan Menkos Zeissig, Executive Director, Icefi (Central American Institute for Fiscal Studies)..
By Jonathan Menkos Zeissig, Executive Director, Central American Institute of Fiscal Studies (Icefi) Sweden’s example can help politicians, business leaders,..
By Patricia Schwartz Community radio stations have long been an invaluable pillar of freedom of expression and community organizing in..
The March for Water arrives in Guatemala City on Earth Day, April 22, 2016. Photo by Patricia Macías. By Richard..