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November, 2017

  • 27 November

    Economic Impacts of Black Friday in the northern border of Mexico

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (PhD). There’s a consumer leak in Baja California and in the northern border during 2017. Borderlanders left at least $1 billion in Southern California during Black Friday 2017. “During this week of” Thanksgiving or the day of the turkey” there were long lines of motorists …

  • 13 November

    Peña Nieto talks with Donald Trump at the APEC Summit

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (PhD) The Mexican president and the US president spoke when arriving at the headquarters of the meeting of leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Forum 2017. President Enrique Peña Nieto met with his US counterpart, Donald Trump, during a dinner in Danang, Vietnam, in the framework …

  • 8 November

    Discover why Yuma County Arizona has become the preferred location for expanding operations between Mexico and the United States

    Statistics prove this is the safest border in the Southwest and due to this positive environment we have grown our population an impressive 27% since the year 2000. Within a sixty minute radius you have 1,544,454 people living and working within the boundaries of four states and two countries.  Being …

  • 6 November

    Border Study show shopping habits by Mexicali residents in Imperial Valley

    By: Mario Conde It’s been known for decades that Mexicali shoppers are the economic driving force in the Imperial Valley. Thousands of Mexicali residents cross the border every day to spend their money and support our local economy. Thanks to them, the Valley has grown and many retailers have decided …

October, 2017

  • 11 October


    By: Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (PhD) In the best-case scenario, Mexico’s new trade agreement with the United States and Canada would begin to be implemented by the end of the following year 2018 or early 2019. The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations process is complicated and is likely to …

July, 2017

  • 27 July

    A Few Economic Indicators To Watch The Rest Of 2017

    According to the Washington Post, economic growth was slow in the United States during the first quarter of 2017, moving along at only 0.7 percent. The number is a big drop off from the 2.1 percent growth experienced by the nation in the final quarter of 2016 and a long …