TITLE

With Solis, Costa Ricans Signal Readiness for Change

AUTHOR(S)
Wade, Christine
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
World Politics Review (19446284);5/20/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the election of Guillermo Solis as the 47th president of Costa Rica on May 9, 2014. Topics discussed include the significance of Solis' victory to the country's election system, the challenges faced by Solis' predecessor Laura Chinchilla including the growing deficit, rising cost of living and border dispute with Nicaragua and the challenge for Solis to promote transparency and boost public confidence in the government.
ACCESSION #
96113226

 

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