Antonio Garza

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To Keep Mexico’s Energy Reforms on Track, Pena Nieto Must Engage Public

By Antonio Garza
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A reform push in Mexico that many have termed historic could get epic this fall. That’s when President Enrique Pena Nieto will introduce plans to reform the oil and gas sector and overhaul the country’s tax system. But while economists share a broad consensus that Mexico’s growth and long-term vitality rely on the passage of these plans, there is not significant public support for the reform of the oil sector. more

A More Ambitious Vision for Mexico

By Antonio Garza
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Mexico’s prospects look better now than they have in decades. President Enrique Peña Nieto’s ambitious agenda faces challenges, but Mexico should be able to maintain its new momentum because of its open economy, democratic values, solid economic fundamentals and pragmatic leadership. Mexico has set its sights high, and it can and should aim even higher. By doing so, it may end up a leader for Latin America and the world. more