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AmericasBarometer Insights Series

The Insights Series provides short, pithy analysis of key, policy relevant data gathered by the AmericasBarometer. Normally released every two weeks, the studies are written mainly by LAPOP scholars and graduate students. These reports are used by journalists, policy makers and scholars world-wide. Subscription is free and available by emailing your name to

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IO941: Who Perceives Insufficient Human Rights Protections in the Americas?

Authors: Clarence Gao; Joella Hartzler; Sam Hu, and Isabella Randle, with LAPOP
Released: July 17, 2019
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IO940: Support for Harsher Criminal Punishment is Greater among the Young, the Insecure, Victims, and Those with Low Trust in the Police

Authors: Sophie Price; Stella Sechopoulos; and James Whitty, with LAPOP
Released: June 18, 2019
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IMN005: How Does LAPOP Calculate Response Rates?

Authors: Zach Warner; Gabriel N. Camargo-Toledo
Released: June 11, 2019
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IO939: Education and Engagement Predict Tolerance for Anti-System Protest

Authors: Frances Burton; Agatha Fenech; and Carly Moskowitz, with LAPOP
Released: June 4, 2019
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IO938: Resources and Local Service Provision Shape Travel Time to Critical Healthcare

Authors: Troy Anderson; Pranav Kodali; Eden Singh; and Sam Speer
Released: May 23, 2019
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IO937: Explaining Tolerance for Anti-System Protest in the United States

Author: David Paul
Released: December 18, 2018
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IO936: Interested, Educated, and Alienated: Who Says Corruption is the Most Serious Problem Facing Their Country?

Author: Julia Gabriel
Released: December 5, 2018
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IO935: Who Supports State Ownership of Industry in the Americas?

Author: Elizabeth Naylor
Released: October 9, 2018
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IO934: Across Most of the Americas, National Pride Is High and Stable, While It Has Plummeted in the U.S.

Author: Emily Euiyoung Noh
Released: August 7, 2018
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IO933: Why Do People Contact Their Local Officials?

Author: Morgan Marquez
Released: July 11, 2018
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