• E. Vargas, S. González
    (2015). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    The recent surge in illegal firearms trafficking from the U.S. into Mexico has helped empower Mexican criminal groups to adopt highly confrontational strategies, contributing [...]

  • L. Gómez
    (2014). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Biobanking presents significant governance challenges. This is especially evident in Mexico, where the legal framework has not kept up with significant industry expansion. [...]

  • J. Méndez
    (2013). Vol. 5

    Abstract
    This study, based on thirty-eight interviews of principals from public middle schools in Mexico City, analyzes the criteria and methods used by these school officials to identify [...]

  • M. Schiffer, S. Nuño
    (2014). Vol. 6

    Abstract
    This note examines the political context surrounding the banning of the Mexican American Studies program in Tucson, Arizona and the Acosta v. Huppenthal decision, which leaves [...]

  • G. Tagle
    (2015). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    The international responsibility of States is based on two legal precepts: first, a State must be subject to international obligations, and second, a State must be responsible [...]

  • S. Puig
    (2013). Vol. 5

    Abstract
    This article tackles the complex question of the relationship between international and domestic adjudicatory bodies. It does so by analyzing the debate between liberals and [...]

  • L. Pásara
    (2013). Vol. 6

    Abstract
    Over the last twenty-five years, a number of justice reform projects funded by international actors have been implemented in Latin America. No less than 2 billion US dollars [...]

  • A. García
    (2014). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    BRICS is an exogenous invention that was institutionalized as a convenient geopolitical market strategy, which favored each of the five BRICS countries to a greater or a lesser [...]

  • S. López-Ayllón, A. García, A. Fierro
    (2015). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    The main function of administrative courts in Mexico is to resolve disputes between administrative agencies and citizens. Mexico is a federal system with 31 states and a Federal [...]

  • S. Jr
    (2013). Vol. 5

    Abstract
    In June 2000, the United States and Mexico signed a treaty for the delimitation of the continental shelf in the western Gulf of Mexico beyond 200 nautical miles. When the [...]

  • K. Gurbacki
    (2014). Vol. 6

    Abstract
    This article discusses the impact of the influx of migrants from Mexico and Central America on the American Southwest. Specifically, it discusses how Native American tribes [...]

  • F. González
    (2015). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Drawing on T.H. Marshall’s classic analysis of how civil, political and social rights evolved in Great Britain, this article follows authors, like Rose and Shin, who used [...]

  • J. Santillán
    (2013).

    Abstract
    This article is about the great changes that have happened in recent years in international politics as well as the challenges that these thorough transformations imply. Some [...]

  • V. Díaz
    (2014). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    This article analyzes the deployment of biometric systems in immigration control. It argues that public policy for biometric data collection and processing must be based on [...]

  • H. Rivera
    (2014). Vol. 7

    Abstract
    Mexico is entering a phase of transitional justice. This can be observed in the numerous reforms and measures that are being taken to adapt the legal system to international [...]

  • F. Higareda
    (2013). Vol. 5

    Abstract
    This article reviews the development of the Mexican media, both broadcast and print, through an analysis of their current legal framework, culture, ownership structure and [...]

  • J. Tovar
    (2013). Vol. 5

    Abstract
    Over the past two decades, Mexico has gone from an authoritarian regime to an electoral democracy. Although this change is undoubtedly positive, the institutional engineering [...]

  • C. áLvarez
    (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    Telecommunications reform, one of the pillars of President Enrique Peña Nietos highly-publicized structural reforms, was enacted to recognize as human rights access to: (i) [...]

  • G. Baker
    (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    A fundamental question concerning the upstream business model that is incorporated into the 2014 Energy Reform in Mexico concerns the intended evolution of the energy policy [...]

  • E. Adriano
    (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    The study of commercial law can be divided into four basic categories: (a) individuals (natural persons); (b) objects of commerce; (c) legal instruments and (d) administrative [...]

  • G. Ferreyra
    (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    The Michoacanazo was a federal criminal trial in Mexico prosecuted by the Attorney Generals Office against local and state public officials from the state of Michoacán who [...]

  • D. Márquez
    (2015). Vol. 8

    Abstract
    This work gives a synopsis of the evolution of public administration control mechanisms in Mexico. It highlights the instrumental nature of oversight, as well as regulatory [...]

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