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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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Yale University Conference: The State of Mexico's Democracy: Obstacles to Consolidation

Apr 23, 2007
On Tuesday, May 1st, Yale University will host a conference on "The State of Mexico's Democracy: Obstacles to Consolidation" in New Haven, Connecticut.

New Environmental Health Project Fact Sheet

Apr 19, 2007
APRIL 2007 - "Highlights of Water Pollution Control Laws and Regulations in China," written by CEF's intern Yang Yang, is on the web

Training Should Be the Primary Mission

Apr 18, 2007
U.S. forces cannot leave Iraq responsibly unless the training of Iraqi forces is given higher priority. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton makes the case for stepped up training.

ECSP, USAID Explore Fisheries With Ongoing "Fishing for a Secure Future" Series

Apr 17, 2007
APRIL 2007—Seminars Address Opportunities, Challenges of Managing Fisheries

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.