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Political Database of the Americas

This is a  project of the Center for Latin American Studies at Georgetown University along with other institutions such as the Secretariat for Political Parties of the Organization of American States, FLASCO-Chile, and other organizations in the region.  Topics include:

  • Political Constitutions and Comparative Constitutional Studies
  • Executive Branch
  • Legislative Branch
  • Judicial Branch
  • Electoral Data and Systems
  • Political Parties
  • Decentralization and Local Governance
  • Democracy and Citizen Security
  • Indigenous Peoples, Democracy and Political Participation
  • Civil Society

Countries include:
Antigua and Barbuda; Argentina; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Bolivia; Brazil; Canada; Chile; Colombia; Costa Rica; Cuba; Dominica; Ecuador; El Salvador; Grenada; Guatemala; Guyana; Haiti; Honduras; Jamaica; Mexico; Nicaragua; Panama; Paraguay; Peru; Dominican Republic; St. Kitts and Nevis; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and the Grenadines; Suriname; Trinidad and Tobago; Uruguay; United States of America; and Venezuela.

Resource Type(s): Selected Academic Website 
Access information: Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet
Fulltext: Fulltext is available.
Research Guides: Political Science