10855 - Reformas políticas e econômicas: a atuação da organização norte-americana Center for International Private Interprise (CIPE) na América Latina.

Linked to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) works in dozens of countries, making partnerships with business leaders, NGOs and think tanks to promote the participation of entrepreneurs in the process of strengthening democracy trough enterprise and market oriented reform. The paper analyzes the actions of CIPE in Argentina and Peru, and especially considers partnerships with Latin American organizations that promote corporate governance. It concludes that the established relationships contribute to the process of construction of neoliberal hegemony on the continent.

Keywords: business and public policy, neoliberalism, corporate governance, business and think tanks, CIPE.

Author: Minella, Ary (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil / Brasilien)


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