1 edition of Nicaragua, an eyewitness report on the electoral process found in the catalog.
Nicaragua, an eyewitness report on the electoral process
|Contributions||National Lawyers Guild.|
|LC Classifications||JL1618 .N53 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||26 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||26|
|LC Control Number||85132714|
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the electoral defeat of the Sandinista party in neighboring Nicaragua in February (which ended U.S. predictions of falling dominoes in Central America); the weariness of Congress and the U.S.
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These events suggest a significant failure of the political process to resolve electoral disputes peacefully within the framework of the law.
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Guatemala has a high Gross Domestic Product (GDP). An electoral process can be categorized as democratic when several independent political parties, of diverse ideologies and histories of opposition to the military, compete against each other.
The winning party, the Christian Democratic Party, situated on the timid left in Guatemala, garnered 38% of the total vote. The IMF country report based on performance (the most recent report available) gives a strong endorsement for Nicaragua under Ortega; “Macroeconomic performance in was robust.
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