March 04, 2009 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Gerald A. McDermott, Associate Professor, Sonoco International Business Department, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina
February 24, 2009 // 11:00am — 12:15pm
Harriet C. Babbitt, Attorney, Jennings, Strouss and Salmon, and Former U.S. Ambassador to the Organization of American States; James Jones, Chairman, Manatt Jones Global Strategies, and former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico and Member of Congress; Andrew Selee, Director, Mexico Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center
February 06, 2009 // 8:00am — 9:30am
Ambassador Jeffrey Davidow, president, Institute of the Americas, and former Assistant Secretary of State, and former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico; Governor Lázaro Cárdenas Batel, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, and former Governor of Michoacán, Mexico; Dr. Denise Dresser, professor, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México and columnist, Reforma and Processo; Andres Martinez, Bernard L. Schwartz Fellows Program, New America Foundation and former Editorial Page Editor, The Los Angeles Times; Ginger Thompson, National Correspondent and former Mexico City Bureau Chief, The New York Times
November 18, 2008 // 4:00pm — 7:00pm
Reception will follow with directors Juan Carlos Rulfo and Carlos Hagerman, with remarks by Former Governor Lázaro Cárdenas Batel
November 14, 2008 // 8:00am — 10:00am
Oil's strong grip on the Mexican national psyche frustrates a policy-focused discussion on energy at a time when the country's oil production is declining precipitously, when federal spending remains largely dependent on oil revenues, and when the government oil monopoly is unable to exploit deep-water reserves, speakers Rossana Fuentes-Berain and Duncan Wood said at the book launch of Pozo de Pasiones: the Oil Reform Debate in Mexico, jointly published by the Wilson Center's Mexico Institute and the Red Mexicana de Energia (Mexican Network on Energy).
October 23, 2008 // 12:30pm — 2:00pm
Sergio Aguayo, professor at El Colegio de México, said Mexico's politics are in "turmoil" because of sharpening income inequality, a fragmentation of political power not accompanied by the emergence of robust civil society, and the institution-destabilizing violence of organized crime.
September 25, 2008 // 12:00pm — 2:00pm
Rogelio Gómez Hermosillo, former National Coordinator, Oportunidades; James Riccio, Director, Low-Wage Workers and Communities Policy Area, MDRC, New York City; Michelle Adato, Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute
August 21, 2008 // 9:00am — 10:30am
The "New Research on U.S.-Mexico Relations: Dispute Settlement and Expatriate Voting Patterns" seminar featured presentations by Arturo Sotomayor and Víctor Espinoza Valle, Woodrow Wilson Center-Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (Comexi) Public Policy Scholars in residence at the Wilson Center.
July 23, 2008 // 9:00am — 12:30pm
During the "Politics of Mexican-Origin Leaders: Implications for 2008 & Beyond" conference, participants such as David R. Ayón, Allert Brown-Gort, and Manuel García y Griego gathered to discuss preliminary conclusions from a binational research project that examines dominant political action strategies among Mexican-origin leaders in the United States.
June 12, 2008 // 9:00am — 12:30pm
Experts in US-Mexico relations from both sides of the border, including Michael Barone, Rossana Fuentes-Berain, Jim Jones, Crescencio Arcos, Andrés Rozental and others will discuss how the U.S. elections will affect the U.S.-Mexico relationship.