Crossing Boundaries: Can a Solution be Found for Transboundary Oil Resources in the Gulf of Mexico?

April 23, 2008 // 9:00am11:00am
The authors of the new book, Cruzando Limites, discuss bilateral issues surrounding transboundary oil exploration in the Gulf of Mexico with other experts in the field.

Mexico's Democracy: Are politics beginning to mature?

April 17, 2008 // 9:00am10:30am
The Mexico Institute, the Inter-American Dialogue and George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs welcomed Luis Rubio, President of the Centro de Investigación para el Desarrollo en México, to discuss the current political and economic environment in Mexico

What Keeps Holding the Mexican Economy Back? A Discussion on Competition and Consumers

April 08, 2008 // 12:30pm6:00pm
Join us for a timely discussion of the Mexican economy featuring Mexican government officials, Mexican members of Congress and telecom industry leaders.

Reporting in Mexico, a Dangerous Assignment: Murder and Impunity against the Press

April 03, 2008 // 9:00am11:30am
Perspectives of three Mexican journalists who report from the front lines of Mexico's war on drugs. Mexican Ambassador to the U.S., Arturo Sarukhan, and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere, Ambassador Craig Kelly, comment.

Reforming the Administration of Justice in Mexico

February 25, 2008 // 11:00am1:00pm
The Mexico Institute, Georgetown University and the University of San Diego's Trans-Border Institute hosted the launch of the new book Reforming the Administration of Justice in Mexico with co-editor David Shirk, Georgetown University's John Bailey, Arturo Alvarado, Professor at El Colegio de México and Lucia Dammert, Fellow at the Wilson Center and Professor at FLACSO-Chile.

U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation: The Mérida Initiative and Beyond

February 08, 2008 // 8:00am10:00am
The Mexico Institute, the Inter-American Dialogue, and the George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs welcomed experts John Bailey (Georgetown University), Jorge Chabat (CIDE), and Alfredo Corchado (Dallas Morning News) to discuss security cooperation between the United States and Mexico

How NAFTA, Migration, and Government Policy Affect Mexico's Poor

January 30, 2008 // 8:00am10:00am
Four of Mexico's most distinguished social and economic analysts discuss the impact of NAFTA, migration, and Mexican government policies on the extent and nature of poverty in the country.

A Discussion on President Felipe Calderon's First Year in Office

January 18, 2008 // 8:00am9:30am
Denise Dresser, one of Mexico's most highly regarded political analysts, discusses the Calderón Administration's successes and failures his first year in office.

Challenges for Cooperation: Education and Cultural Exchange between the United States and Mexico

November 15, 2007 // 1:00pm4:30pm
The Mexican-US Commission for Educational and Cultural Exchange (COMEXUS) and the Mexico Institute host a discussion with leading academics and elected and government officials to discuss this important topic.

Book Launch: Requiem or Revival? The Promise of North American Integration

November 05, 2007 // 8:30am10:30am
In a book discussion, authors examined how the early promise of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has faded, while progress towards further integration on other pressing issues, including energy, security, and migration, remain unresolved.


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