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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 [...]

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

Texas-Mexico Center Director quoted on Dallas Morning News on what proposed tax would mean for Texas

Talk about a potential tax on Mexican imports keeps generating headlines across the country, but in Texas, there is an increasing concern about the economic impact it would have on the state and consumers. Dallas Morning News reporter Karen Robinson's  article titled Texas Business execs feel fenced in by potential border wall tax includes a quote by Mission Foods Texas-Mexico [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:42:34+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Border Issues, Press, Texas, Texas-Mexico Center|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

Mexico government reassured by Texas-Mexico relationship

Texas-Mexico Center Executive Director Luisa del Rosal and Academic Director Jim Hollifield were quoted in the article "Mexican official strikes cautious tone when discussing Trump's policies," about Mexico's conciliatory message of wanting to continue a strong partnership with the United States. You can also read about Mexico Undersecretary for North America Paulo Carreño's belief in the Texas-Mexico [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:43:27+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Mexico, Texas|0 Comments