Municipal Neoliberalism and Municipal Socialism: Urban Political Economy in Latin America
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 33(2), June 2009
Benjamin Goldfrank, Ph.D.
School of Diplomacy and International Relations
The following article identifies two different urban policy regimes in Latin America - neoliberal and socialist - and traces their origins to the distinct interests and capacities of local elites and activists in the region's cities in the mid-to-late twentieth century.