Gangs, Covid-19 and Charles Tilly

Season 1 | Episode 1
27m | Dec 16, 2020

In this episode I speak with Western Hemisphere Analyst Andrea Tuemmler about how a reading of the statebuilding literature can inform a better understanding of gangs in Latin America. We discuss how Charles Tilly's theory of statebuilding relates to gangs and explore how Covid-19 has strengthened or weakened gang control.

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