Yasmine Shamsie

Associate Professor, Dept of Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University

Her research concentrates on the democracy-building and economic development programs of international actors (governments and international organizations) in Central America and the Caribbean. During the last 10 years, she has focused primarily on how outsiders have affected economic and political developments in Haiti.

Country(ies) or Region(s) of Specialization: Latin America, the Caribbean, Haiti

Keywords: Democracy promotion, Central America and Caribbean, Haiti Foreign intervention