Economy and Trade

Fact Sheets on U.S.-Mexico Economic Relations: NAFTA and the U.S. Mexico Border

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These two fact sheets provide a quick overview of NAFTA’s trade effects and of the importance of a healthy border for the U.S. economy.  The first was compiled by the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City and the second by the Americas Society/Council of the Americas.

Estos dos resúmenes proveen un breve panorama sobre los efectos del Tratado de Libre Comercio de Norteamérica en el comercio, así como sobre la importancia de una frontera saludable para el economía de los Estados Unidos. La primera fue compilada por la embajada de Estados Unidos en la Ciudad de México y la segunda por la Americas Society/Council of the Americas.


Five Reasons Why the U.S.-Mexico Border is Critical for the U.S. Economy


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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Latest News and Video: Economy

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