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Raising Mexico's minimum wage

Aug 27, 2014
A debate has recently emerged regarding the issue of raising Mexico’s minimum wage. Proponents call attention to the fact that the minimum wage is much lower than other countries in Latin America. Others fear an increase in the minimum wage would spark inflation and warn that this debate is used as a distraction from the real issue of increasing productivity.

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Christian Science Monitor Explores Climate Change's Security Risks

Dec 26, 2007
DECEMBER 2007—Articles Feature Comments by ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko

Local Consequences of the Global Cold War

Dec 21, 2007
New Book Published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press Examines Local and Regional Responses to International Cold War Relations

Local Consequences of the Global Cold War

Dec 21, 2007
New Book Published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press Examines Local and Regional Responses to International Cold War Relations

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.