© 2002

Privatization and Democracy in Argentina

An Analysis of President-Congress Relations

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Part of the St Antony’s Series book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 1-15
  3. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 16-42
  4. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 43-69
  5. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 70-94
  6. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 95-123
  7. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 124-154
  8. Mariana Llanos
    Pages 179-193
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 194-232

About this book


A new appraisal of the relationship between the Presidency and Congress in Argentina over the first two decades of its democratic regime. Mariana Llanos uses the processes of privatization and state reform in Argentina to re-assess the performance, functions and stature of these institutions as the country embarked on the programme of change. A valuable contribution to the debate on the development of political institutions in Latin America.


democracy development dynamics Political Parties reform state

About the authors

MARIANA LLANOS is a Researcher at the Institut fur Iberoamerika-Kunde, Hamburg. She has written several articles on Argentine political institutions, President-Congress relations, and the politics of privatization in Argentina.

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