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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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ITB031: Is Mexico a Post-Racial Country? Inequality and Skin Tone across the Americas

Authors: Daniel Zizumbo-Colunga; Iván Flores Martínez
Released: November 6, 2017
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ITB030: Democracy and Governance in the Americas: Key Findings from LAPOP’s AmericasBarometer

Authors: Elizabeth J. Zechmeister; Noam Lupu; Mollie J. Cohen
Released: September 28, 2017
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ITB029: What Does the Public Report on Corruption, the CICIG, the Public Ministry, and the Constitutional Court in Guatemala?

Authors: Elizabeth J. Zechmeister; Dinorah Azpuru
Released: August 31, 2017
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ITB028: As Maduro Calls for Venezuela’s Withdrawal from the OAS, the Majority of Citizens Report the Organization is Trustworthy

Authors: Christine Huang; Mariana Rodríguez
Released: May 17, 2017
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ITB027: Government without a Legislature? Venezuelans Oppose the Idea

Authors: Rodriguez, Mariana; Zechmeister, Elizabeth J.
Released: April 6, 2017
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IO928: Deficiencies in Basic Goods and Services more Damaging than Perceptions of Corruption to Venezuela’s President Maduro

Author: Rodríguez, Mariana
Released: June 22, 2016
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IO927: One in Four Condone Spousal Violence, Though Attitudes Vary across Countries and Individuals in the Americas

Author: Pak, Lauren
Released: May 24, 2016
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ITB026: Declining Trust in Parties Likely to Increase Already‐ High Invalid Voting Rates in Peru’s National Elections

Author: Cohen, Molie
Released: April 7, 2016
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ITB025: Amid Brazil’s Crises, Low and Declining Respect for Political Institutions

Author: Russo, Guilherme
Released: April 1, 2016
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ITB024: Ahead of Obama Visit: What do Argentines Think of Warming Relations with the United States?

Authors: Salles Kobilanski, Facundo; Weaver, Cory
Released: March 23, 2016
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