Events

Art Exhibit: Mexican-American Crossroads

May 06, 2011 // 4:30pm6:30pm
The Gilberto Cárdenas Latino Art Collection evokes the everyday experience and complex history of Mexican Americans. Guest-curated by L. Stephen Velasquez, Associate Curator, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation Pillar IV: Building Strong and Resilient Border Communities

April 27, 2011 // 9:00am1:00pm
The conference, U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation Pillar IV: Building Strong and Resilient Border Communities, examined underlying issues,such as chronic underemployment and rising domestic drug consumption, that fuel organized crime in Mexico and brought together key border-region stakeholders to discuss the implementation of new government policies aimed at addressing the root causes of organized crime proliferation.
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"What's the Matter with Mexico: Drugs, Dinosaurs, and Dithering"

April 12, 2011 // 12:00pm2:30pm
In a public forum cosponsored by the Wilson Center Mexico Institute and the Inter-American Dialogue, columnist Denise Dresser discussed the future of Mexican politics.
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Mexican Economy: Growth Without Reforms

March 31, 2011 // 9:00am10:30am
At the event, "The Mexican Economy: Growth Without Reforms," panelists argued that Mexico was well-positioned to continue its growth and had significant comparative advantages over the BRICs, although the lack of reforms also meant that growth would underperform its potential.
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Dialogues With Mexico: Sergio Aguayo Quezada Book Launch: Vuelta en U and La Transición Mexicana: Una Historia Documental, 1910-2010

March 10, 2011 // 11:00am1:00pm
Sergio Aguayo, professor at El Colegio de México and a member of the Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute advisory board, launched two books: Vuelta en U, a diagnosis of Mexico's democracy today, and La Transición Mexicana: 1910-2010, a historical account of Mexico's democratic transition. Aguayo's talk was the latest installment of the Mexico Institute-sponsored speaker series Dialogos con México/Dialogues with Mexico.
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A Public Forum With His Excellency Felipe Calderón Hinojosa

March 03, 2011 // 3:00pm4:00pm
Enhanced economic integration is needed to make North America more competitive against other world trading blocs, Mexican President Felipe Calderon Hinojosa said at a March 4 public forum cosponsored by The Wilson Center and the Council of the Americas.
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Building a 21st Century Border: Regional Master Plans and Transportation Infrastructure

March 01, 2011 // 12:30pm3:45pm
Alan Bersin, Commissioner, Customs and Border Protection, Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, and Special Representative for Border Affairs; Andrew Selee, Director, Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute; Gerónimo Gutiérrez, Managing Director, North American Development Bank; Stewart Tuttle, U.S.-Mexico Border Affairs Coordinator, Department of State; Ralph Scalise, Southern Border Program Office, GSA; Enrique Escorza Zamudio, Head of Section, Political and Border Affairs, Embassy of Mexico; Jackie Mitchell Edwards COO, The Paso del Norte Group; Rep. Russ Jones, Arizona House of Representatives and Member, Border Legislative Conference; Victor Mendez, Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. DOT
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Mexico Today and Tomorrow

January 28, 2011 // 8:00am1:00pm
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Subsidizing Inequality: Mexican Corn Policy Since NAFTA

January 18, 2011 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Jonathan Fox, Professor, Latin American and Latino Studies, University of California-Santa Cruz; Mauricio Merino, Director, Division of Public Administration, Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE); John Scott, Professor, CIDE; Libby Haight, Program Officer for Partnership Initiative, International Budget Partnership; Timothy Wise, Director, Research and Policy Program, Global Development and Environmental Institute, Tufts University

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