Carbon Finance, an Evolving Market

Carbon Finance, an Evolving Market

By: Jordi Alberti A. Correa  Carbon finance includes the exchange of contracts for the sale and purchase of securities to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) in markets established by the Kyoto Protocol. This is done in order to help developing countries...
North American Integration: 20 Years Later

North American Integration: 20 Years Later

January 1, 2014 marked the twentieth anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) going into effect.  NAFTA had a revolutionary impact on North America and permanently altered the relationship between the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Prior to...
Infographic: North American Integration

Infographic: North American Integration

As we watch the leaders of North America get together in Toluca this morning it is important to keep in mind the importance of Canada and Mexico to the United States. Let´s take a look:   [wpdm_file id=12 title=”true” desc=”true”...
Benefiting from Immigration

Benefiting from Immigration

A conversation in North American policy would be incomplete without addressing the issue of immigration. The debate centers on whether immigration strengthens the economy and contributes positively to society as a whole. Citizens and policymakers question whether an...
Mexico’s importance to the United States

Mexico’s importance to the United States

Polls by Vianovo and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs suggested that 59% of Americans regard Mexico as a source of problems for the United States while only 14% considered their southern neighbor to be a good neighbor and friend of the United States (The rest...