October 2004

Volume 15, Issue 4


Latin American Presidencies Interrupted

Over the last two decades, Latin America has seen more than a dozen presidencies come to a premature end. It is time to consider changing constitutional designs that promote conflict rather than more consensual ways of doing politics.

The Quality of Democracy


Election Watch

A review of recent elections in Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Mongolia, Philippines, and Serbia.

News and Notes

NED Democracy Awards; Conference: The Transatlantic Relationship; The European Profile in Democracy Assistance; Taiwan Foundation Celebrates First Anniversary; In Response to Ivan Krastev; Report on NED’s International Forum.