Economy and Trade

The U.S.-Mexico Leadership Initiative Vision 2020: Enhancing the U.S.-Mexico Economic Partnership

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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is currently launching a CEO-level Leadership Initiative to execute a strategy for enhanced economic engagement between the United States and Mexico.  The Leadership Initiative will provide the strategic energy behind Vision 2020, a five-point plan for enhancing the U.S.-Mexico economic partnership, targeting areas like mutual respect, border infrastructure, living standards, energy and environmental policies, and enhancing competitiveness with the objective of transforming this partnership into a model for bilateral best practices by 2020.

La Cámara de Comercio de Estados Unidos está lanzando una iniciativa para líderes emprendedores para diseñar una estrategia apta para mejorar la interacción económica México-Estados Unidos. La Iniciativa culminará con el plan Visión 2020, en el que se abordarán temas como el fomento de mutuo respeto, la mejora del nivel de vida en ambos países, la inclusión de políticas en materia ambiental y energética y la competitividad. Visión 2020 tiene el objetivo de aprovechar y mejorar la relación económica entre Estados Unidos y México y convertirla en un modelo a seguir para el año 2020.

To see the preliminary plan for Vision 2020, please click here. 


The U.S.-Mexico Network’s Imagining 2024 project is designed to provide readers a quick overview of key issues in US-Mexico relations – the background of the issue, its current state, where we ought to be by 2024, and how to get there.


Each short essay is coupled with suggested background readings for those interested in a more detailed understanding of the issue at hand.  And as an electronic publication, both the essays and their associated resource pages are updated as needed to keep the information and analysis fresh.

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