July 28

Panel at Baker Institute to weigh challenges for next Mexican president

first_imgAddThis ShareFranz [email protected] will elect a new president next summer. On Oct. 20, a panel of experts on Mexico will discuss the political, economic and security issues that Mexico’s next president will face during a forum at 6:30 p.m. at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy.Who: Joy Langston, professor of political science at the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Economicas (CIDE); Jorge Chabat, professor of international studies and researcher at CIDE; and Alberto Díaz-Cayeros, director of the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies at the University of California at San Diego.What: Panel discussion on “Mexico: Challenges for the New President.”When: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 20.Where: Rice University, Baker Hall’s Kelly International Conference Facility, 6100 Main St.The panel discussion is part of the Baker Institute Latin America Initiative’s Vecinos Lecture Series.The event is by invitation only but open to members of the news media. It will be webcast at http://bakerinstitute.org/events/mexico-challenges-for-the-new-president.Members of the news media who want to attend should RSVP to Franz Brotzen at [email protected] or 713-348-6775.last_img read more