Course, Fall 2003
Enrique Dussel Peters
"Maquiladoras in Central America and Mexico: Conditions and Challenges"
The location for this seminar has been changed; see below.
seminar to be held at CLAS
this one-day, non-credit seminar Enrique Dussel Peters will
present the current challenges facing the maquiladora industry
in Mexico and Central America and some of the policy expectations
and possibilities. The electronics industry in Mexico and the
yarn-textile-garment value added chain in Honduras will be
analyzed in depth.
Dussel Peters is Associate Professor of Economics at the Universidad
Nacional Autónoma de México where
he was named “Young Academician” in 2000. Previously,
he was a member of Mexico’s Sistema Nacional de Investigadores
from 1997 to 2000. He has published several books and articles
on the political economy of Mexico, the social effects of economic
change and NAFTA, as well as on agro-industry, electronics and
foreign direct investment in Mexico. His writings include: Polarizing
Mexico. The Impact of Liberalization Strategy, “Mexico’s
Liberalization Strategy, 10 Years On: Results and Alternatives” and “Ser
maquila o no sermaquila, ¿es
esa la pregunta?”
more information, please see http://www.dusselpeters.com.
For admission to the class,
please write to Jean
Spencer at email@example.com. No drop-ins will
November 7, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
NOTE LOCATION CHANGE: Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall (map)