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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

Center Director a Finalist in D CEO’s Latino Business Awards

Luisa del Rosal, Executive Director for the Mission Foods Texas-México Center, is a finalist for this year's Latino Business Awards. This is the second year the prestigious publication partners up with the Association of Mexican Entrepreneurs (AEM) in order to honor outstanding Latino leaders in the Metroplex area. You get more information and read the [...]

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

Directora del Centro en Al Día: Impacto de Política Migratoria en la Educación

El 30 de mayo, la Directora Ejecutiva del Centro Texas-México, Luisa del Rosal, participó en el panel titulado "Cómo afecta la política migratoria a padres, estudiantes y educadores," enmarcado en la 1er Conferencia Anual sobre Educación de SMU Simmons School of Education. En entrevista con Al Día, nuestra Directora expresó las opciones informativas que existen para [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:45:28+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Centro Texas-México, Migración, Prensa, SMU|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

Former ‘Border Czar’ Gives Real Facts About Immigration from Mexico

Alan Bersin, former Border Czar and Assistant Secretary from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shares his perspectives on why a border wall would not address the real challenges confronting the U.S. border enforcement system. He also speaks about how the experience gained through operations in El Paso, Texas and San Diego, California, were key [...]

By | 2017-07-18T15:53:10+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Mexico, Migration, Texas-Mexico Center|0 Comments

Directora Ejecutiva en Al Día sobre NAFTA y comercio

La Directora Ejecutiva del Centro Texas-México habló con el diario Al Día sobre el impacto que la nueva administración está teniendo con los mexicanos conocidos como la Generación NAFTA. Igualmente, habló sobre la fortaleza de productos mexicanos dentro del mercado estadounidense. A continuación las ligas a ambos artículos: http://www.aldiadallas.com/2017/02/06/mexicanos-que-crecieron-con-nafta-no-saben-que-hacer-durante-era-de-presidente-donald-trump/ http://www.aldiadallas.com/2017/02/08/topo-chico-se-convierte-en-bebida-de-culto-en-dallas/  

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

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