Modernizing NAFTA would help Texas: Amb. Earl Anthony Wayne

After our event "Texas Factor: Key Variable in the NAFTA Equation," Ambassador Earl Anthony Wayne wrote an article in the Houston Chronicle in which he states that Texas is the state that would lose the most if the ongoing NAFTA talks go wrong, but could have a lot more to gain if it spoke in [...]

Press coverage of Texas-Mexico Center’s NAFTA event

The Texas-Mexico Center featured Earl Anthony Wayne, former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico, Chris Wallace, President of the Texas Business Association and Matthew Myers, Deans of the SMU Cox School of Business, in its event titled "The Texas Factor: Key Variable in the NAFTA Equation." The event, done in collaboration with the Bipartisan Policy Center, focused [...]

Texas-Mexico Center at NAFTA discussion panel

On June 19, the Mission Foods Texas-Mexico Center collaborated on a panel discussion about NAFTA alongside the SMU Tower Center, the Bipartisan Center, the Bush Institute, NASCO and the World Affairs Council. Mission Foods CEO Javier Velez was one of the panelists, bringing insight about how the trade agreement is crucial for the business sector [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:34:08+00:00 June 20th, 2017|NAFTA, Texas-Mexico Center|0 Comments

Alan Bersin on the opportunities for rebranding NAFTA

Former Assistant Secretary of International Affairs at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Alan Bersin, recently published an article on The Dallas Morning News regarding the opportunities the current U.S. Administration has on NAFTA. Mentioning the slight change in tone about the free trade agreement from the campaign days into two months into the administration, [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:32:25+00:00 June 12th, 2017|NAFTA|0 Comments

Augstin Carstens, Amb. Geronimo Gutierrez and Rolando Pablos on NAFTA, and Texas at Texas-Mexico Center’s 1st annual event

Versión en español debajo de las ligas de prensa.  On April 6, the Mission Foods Texas-México Center hosted an event marking the Center's 1st anniversary,  where Agustín Carstens, Governor of the Bank of Mexico,  said that, since NAFTA was first implemented,  México has been the second most important source for U.S. imports and the second [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:53:21+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Mexico, NAFTA, SMU, Texas, Texas-Mexico Center|0 Comments

Alan Bersin | Estados Unidos está demasiado ligado a Canadá y México para retirarse del TLCAN

For the English version, visit the Tower Center blog here  El 6 de diciembre, en el Centro Texas-México, Alan Bersin, Secretario Adjunto del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional de Estados Unidos dio una presentación sobre la naturaleza cambiante de las fronteras en un mundo globalizado. Dijo que las fronteras no son más líneas en la arena. [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:42:58+00:00 December 13th, 2016|NAFTA|0 Comments

Texans weigh on how the state would be affected by a withdrawal from NAFTA

Texas-Mexico Center Executive Director Luisa del Rosal was quoted in a Statesman article on how doing away with trade agreements would be detrimental for Texas. You can read the article here La Directora Ejecutiva del Centro Texas México, Luisa del Rosal, fue entrevistada en un artículo de The Statesman sobre cómo la eliminación de acuerdos comerciales iría [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:43:12+00:00 November 21st, 2016|NAFTA, Texas|0 Comments