Mexico’s Education Reform: What went wrong?

Mexico has long been regarded a rising star among Latin American emerging market economies. President Enrique Peña Nieto’s major constitutional reforms prove Mexico is moving in the right direction. However, as Peña Nieto launches into the second half of his term, optimism is fading. Many reforms have produced discouraging outcomes and scanty secondary laws have…

Presidential Candidates and Tax Reform Proposals

As both Republican and Democratic presidential candidates campaign ahead of the South Carolina Primary, plans to restructure the tax code remain one of the few substantive areas that divide them. On both sides of the political spectrum, candidates have crafted proposals that marry growth and equity with a bottom line that reduces the budget deficit….

Episode 5 – Voting Rights

IPPS fellow Buffy Wicks, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, and Ari Berman, reporter for The Nation join GPPR executive media editor Matt Emeterio to discuss the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, recent changes restricting access to the ballot, and what will happen with voting rights in the 2016 election. Alex Padilla on…

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