The Republic of Costa Rica under President Figueres (May 1994 to
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- Defending the State, Empowering the
- An interview with Ottón Solís, from
Multinational Monitor, 9 January
1998. Ottón Solís is a member of the Costa Rican
National Assembly and an adviser to President José
Figueres. Formerly minister of economic planning in the
government of President Oscar Arias, he subsequently served
as president of the Economic and Social Council of the
OAS. Structural adjustment in Costa Rica.
- Costa Ricans elect new president
- Weekly News Update on the Americas, 9
February 1998. Wealthy businessperson and economist Miguel
Angel Rodriguez of the opposition Social Christian Unity
Party (PUSC) won Costa Rica's Feb. 1 presidential
elections with 46.88% of the vote.