Latin American Program in the News: President, what did you do in your first 100 days?

Director Cynthia Arnson comments on the first 100 days of some of the region's presidents, highlighting how they endeavored to differentiate themselves from prior administrations via innovative policies and a change in diplomatic tone (In Spanish).

Mexico Institute in the News: Costa Rica: "Narcofamilias" emerge as traffickers

What is happening in Costa Rica is similar to what happened in Mexico, said Eric L. Olson, Associate director of the Mexico Institute of the Woodrow Wilson Center, a think tank based in Washington DC.This article was originally written in Spanish.

Hacia una Agenda de Competitividad Regional - La Vista Desde DC

Part of "La Vista Desde DC" series: brief commentary by Mexico Institute experts featured on Animal Politico's website.

Mexico Institute in the News: Mexico's Presidential Election Results

The Wilson Center's Eric Olson discusses how the results of Mexico's presidential election will impact the drug wars, the country's changing economic picture and U.S.-Mexico relations on NPR's The Diane Rehm Show.
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Energy Reform in Mexico

Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto has proposed changing the constitution to allow private investment in Mexico’s oil industry. Is Mexico ready for such an historic move and what might the proposed reforms accomplish? To gain perspective on these and other questions, we spoke with Mexico Institute Director, Duncan Wood.



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