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"Explores how Mexico, in transition from one-party rule to liberal democracy, can develop the institutional and cultural underpinnings needed to meet the challenges of global economic competition. Examines in particular education, energy, domestic politics, regional trade and investment, public security, and relations with the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The end of nostalgia : Mexico confronts the challenges of a global era / Diana Villiers Negroponte Piecing together the puzzle of Mexico's growth / Arturo Franco Unlocking Mexico's political gridlock / Arturo Franco Energy challenges for the Pena Nieto administration / Duncan Wood Toward a regional competitiveness agenda : U.S.-Mexico trade and investment / Christopher E. Wilson The priority of education in Mexico / Armando Chacon Security policy and the crisis of violence in Mexico / Eduardo Guerrero The Merida initiative : a mechanism for bilateral cooperation / Diana Villiers Negroponte Mexico and the United States : where are we and where should we be? / Andres Rozental.