Latin America

Mexico's New Energy Reform

Thirteen years later, the much-debated reform has come and gone and Mexico has a new energy model. This new model has been controversial in Mexico’s polity, but widely celebrated around the world. Between August and December 2013, the Mexican Congress debated and then approved a Constitutional Reform that allowed private and foreign investment across the energy values chain for the first time in 75 years.

U.S. Spotlight Fixed Squarely on AMLO as He Takes Reins in Mexico

On Dec. 1, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) will be sworn in as Mexico’s president. AMLO’s presidency will have important ramifications for the United States.

Through trade, travel, heritage and history, U.S.-Mexico relations touch the daily lives of more American citizens than ties with any other country. The two countries trade over $1 million a minute, have over $100 billion in mutual investment and share a million border crossings a day.

A Bad Omen

The last time a Mexican president tried to manipulate the economy, it ended in disaster. Luis Echeverria tried to do just this to get around the budgetary restrictions that hindered his goals and political promises.

U.S. Secretary of State Visits to Argentina

E-ADN “El Reto de Emprender Juntos” | Bogotá, Colombia

This forum will take place in Bogotá, Colombia and is organized by Foros Semana, Foros Dinero, Everis, and the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, at the invitation of the Fundación Universitaria del Área Andina and with support from Banco Davivienda. Please register on the Foros Semana website. A new LAP/Fundación del Área Andina report by Diego Molano will be launched at the 9:10 a.m. session.

Event Recap: Obstacles to Japanese Investment in Latin America

With the decreasing U.S. presence in both diplomacy and trade, Latin America has been looking to increase its trade partnerships beyond the hemisphere. While China’s presence cannot be overstated, Japan has actually been the biggest investor in the region to date most notably in key areas such as the technology sector.

Water @ Wilson: 50 Years of Water, Conflict, and Cooperation

Thank you for your interest in the event. Due to high response, we are not accepting any more registrations at this time. Please tune-in live to this webpage on November 28th to watch the event.