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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Mexico moves forward: Sweeping new anti-corruption regime, presidential apology

Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto (official government photo)After an aggressive grassroots campaign, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto recently announced the enactment of sweeping changes to Mexico’s anti-corruption regime. The new law is a significant step toward transparency in a country that consistently ranks among the most corrupt in the region and the world.… Continue Reading

Mexico fights crime with . . . censorship

On Mexico’s central Pacific coast, in the state of Sinaloa, where drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s cartel has terrorized the local police and populace for decades, lawmakers have now limited what journalists can report about violent crime.… Continue Reading

Corruption concerns cloud Pemex reform plan

Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto wants to open the state oil company to private and foreign investment.

But potential partners subject to the FCPA night be reluctant to join with Pemex because of corruption red flags.… Continue Reading

Mexican labor reform leaves aside union transparency

Mexico’s current president, Felipe Calderón, will leave office on December 1, 2012. Photo courtesty of WikipediaLast week Mexico’s Lower House approved what may be a final legislative initiative by outgoing president Felipe Calderon.… Continue Reading

National anti-corruption agency proposed for Mexico

Earlier this month, Senator Emilio Gamboa Patron from Mexico’s Revolutionary Institutional Party (PRI), said two anti-corruption proposals from President-elect Enrique Pena Nieto will be introduced to the national legislature in the next 15 days.… Continue Reading