The Belt and Road Podcast

How China is changing the development financing project cycle in Latin America - Rebecca Ray

August 06, 2019 Season 1 Episode 15
The Belt and Road Podcast
How China is changing the development financing project cycle in Latin America - Rebecca Ray
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The Belt and Road Podcast
How China is changing the development financing project cycle in Latin America - Rebecca Ray
Aug 06, 2019 Season 1 Episode 15
Erik Myxter-iino / Dr. Rebecca Ray
Rebecca Ray comments on how Chinese developmental finance creates a different type of infrastructure project cycle into Latin America and what that means for local governments, civil society organizations, local populations, and the environment
Show Notes

On episode 15, Erik Myxter-iino talks with Postdoctoral Fellow at the Global Development and Policy Center at Boston University -  Dr. Rebecca Ray 

Rebecca was one of the co-authors of a new report published in part by BU’s GDP center - China and the Amazon: Toward a Framework for Maximizing Benefits and Mitigating Risks of Infrastructure Development. link

We talk about how Chinese developmental finance creates a different type of infrastructure project cycle in Latin America and what that means for local governments, civil society organizations, local populations, and the environment 

Recommendations: 

Rebecca: 

  1. Dialogochino - A website published in English, Spanish and Portuguese  that covers issues related to China, Latin American and the environment https://dialogochino.net/

Erik 

  1. The overseas expansion and evolution of Chinese State-owned enterprises by Wendy Leutert on Harvard Fairbank’s blog https://medium.com/fairbank-center/the-overseas-expansion-and-evolution-of-chinese-state-owned-enterprises-3dc04134c5f2

2. Daughters - You won’t get what you want https://open.spotify.com/track/0GFdh2alLLCJnLHuzdsQ2e?si=VKB03KnKRA-I8myOEBsDSA