Latin American and Caribbean Studies Research


Diaspora Engagement in Crisis Settings: Haiti Case Study
Part of the Interuniversity Institute for Research and Development’s (INURED) efforts in Haiti, this study examines how overseas citizens of countries in conflict influence their homelands’ capacity for recovery. INURED’s Website

Dr. Louis Herns Marcelin
The Challenge for Haitian Education:
Part of the Interuniversity Institute for Research and Development’s (INSURED) efforts in Haiti, this project aims to help Haiti redevelop its human-capital base in higher education.  This report was the first post-earthquake assessment of Haiti’s higher education system, which is examined at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. INURED’s Website

Dr. Louis Herns Marcelin and Dr. Pierre-Michel Fontaine
Societal Dynamics and Fragility in Haiti:
Part of the Interuniversity Institute for Research and Development’s (INSURED) efforts in Haiti, this report lays the foundation for intervention projects—designed, for example, to empower women and encourage investment in microenterprises—that help people connect in new and productive ways. INURED’s Website