March 25, 2002
Director of Media Relations

AMHERST, Mass.—Economists and political scientists will consider “Argentina: What Went Wrong?” at a panel discussion at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10 in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hallat Amherst College. The event is open to the public at no charge.

Javier Corrales, an assistant professor of political science at Amherst College will moderate the discussion, which will include Carol Wise, professor of political science at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University; James E. Mahon, Jr., professor of political economy at Williams College; and Peter Montiel, professor of economics at Williams.

This event is part of the 2001-02 lecture series “Globalization Pressures on Latin America,” sponsored by the Amherst College departments of political science and economics, the Five-College department of peace and world security studies and the Corliss Lamont Lectureship for a Peaceful World fund.