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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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New Website Highlights Environment, Conflict, Cooperation Connection

Nov 02, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005--Platform Builds Networks to Promote Sustainable Development, Peace

China Environment Series 7 Published in Chinese

Nov 02, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005--Published in partnership with China Development Brief and made possible by a grant from Shell China, Ltd.

Worldwatch Institute Launches China Environment News Service: China Watch

Nov 02, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005-CEF Coordinator Jennifer L. Turner assists the initiative and will contribute to the service.

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.