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Mexico Institute in the News: Commerce with Mexico leads to employment in U.S. [in Spanish]

More than 6 million jobs in the US depend on trade with Mexico...The Mexico Institute's Christopher Wilson comments. The article is in Spanish.

Migration Policy Institute publishes reports on border security

Policy analyst Deborah Meyers and Professor Rey Koslowski each authored reports published by MPI

Improving Citizen Security in Mexico: Is the Peña Nieto Administration Succeeding?

Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto made several bold promises while on the campaign trail in 2012 on how he would improve citizen security, including the unofficial claim that his administration would cut violence by 50% during his first year in office. With the administration’s first year complete, we asked two expert observers to provide analysis and context on what has transpired and to provide insight on the outlook moving forward.

Mexico: Taking down "The Teacher" - Mexico Institute in the News (Video)

Known as La Maestra or 'The Teacher', Gordillo headed the National Union of Education Workers or SNTE, which is estimated to have 1.5 million members. Christopher Wilson spoke to AlJazeera about her recent arrest.

Mexico Institute in the News: Panel says U.S.-Mexico border issues hinder huge economic opportunities

The U.S.-Mexico border holds a huge opportunity for increased trade and job creation, but it has become increasingly difficult to develop those opportunities since 2000, experts said Friday. The Mexico Institute's Christopher Wilson discusses the impact of border friction and his and Erik Lee's findings in a recent report on the transborder economy.

Alfredo Corchado On the Capture of "40" the Leader of the Zetas Drug Cartel

“This guy has defined the decade,” Alfredo Corchado told the Wilson Center. “He changed the dynamics of trafficking. He was a game changer. Communities have been silenced because of him.” Alfredo Corchado worked on his book "Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter's Journey Through a Country's Descent Into Darkness" while a Wilson Center public policy scholar in 2010.

Part I of The Latino Vote: Election 2012 Results

Perhaps the biggest story to emerge from the 2012 election other than the actual results, is the potentially decisive role played by Latino American voters. In part one of our series, Tamar Jacoby, President of ImmigrationWorks USA, looks back at the recent outcome and its implications for the future.

U.S.-Mexico Policy Bulletin; January 2005

The first issue of the U.S.-Mexico Policy Bulletin, featuring Peter Andreas's article on new approaches to border control.

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