Congressional Research Service: On Mexico

08 Wild Cards

crs logoOverviews, Economy, Elections

Mexico and the 112th Congress, January 29, 2013

Mexico: Background and U.S. Relations, December 16, 2014

Mexico’s 2012 Elections, September 4, 2012

Mexico’s Free Trade Agreements, July 3, 2012

NAFTA and the Mexican Economy, June 3, 2010

The Mexican Economy After the Global Financial Crisis, September 16, 2010

U.S.-Mexico Economic Relations: Trends, Issues, and Implications, April 20, 2015

Homeland Security & Law Enforcement (Crime, Drugs, Immigration, Trafficking)

Mérida Initiative for Mexico and Central America: Funding and Policy Issues, August 21, 2009

Mexican Migration to the United States: Policy and Trends, June 7, 2012

Mexico: Organized Crime and Drug Trafficking Organizations, July 22, 2015

Mexico’s Drug Cartels, October 16, 2007

Mexico’s Drug-Related Violence, May 27, 2009

Mexico-United States Dialogue on Migration and Border Issues, 2001-2005, updated June 2, 2005

Supporting Criminal Justice System Reform in Mexico: The U.S. Role, March 18, 2013

U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation Following “El Chapo” Guzmán’s Escape, CRS Insights, July 21, 2015

U.S.-Mexican Security Cooperation: the Mérida Initiative and Beyond, May 7, 2015


Legislation to Approve the U.S.-Mexico Transboundary Hydrocarbons Agreement, June 19, 2014

Mexico’s Oil and Gas Sector: Background, Reform Efforts, and Implications for the United States, July 30, 2015

Proposed U.S.-Mexico Transboundary Hydrocarbons Agreement: Background and Issues for Congress, August 29, 2013


U.S.-Mexico Water Sharing: Background and Recent Developments, January 23, 2015