Other Articles & Essays

This page is a list of relevant articles and essays in reverse chronological order.  Sometimes they reflect perspectives in contrast to my own.

July 2017

USDA decision a blow to Brazil“. 1 July 2017. FarmingLife.com.

LatAm trade bloc broadens its horizons“. 1 July 2017. Mexico News Daily.

June 2017

Jim Chanos: U.S. Economy is Worse Than You Think“. 30 June 2017. Lynn Parramore.
Institute for New Economic Thinking.

U.S. Wheat Organizations Share Positions on NAFTA with USTR“. 28 June 2017. Farm Journal’s AG Pro.

Another Lesson from Japan“. 26 June 2017. Stephen S. Roach. Project Syndicate.

Premier Brad Wall heads to Montana to talk free trade with western state governors“. 25 June 2017. Mitchell Blair. 620 CKRM – The Source (Saskatchewan).

May 2017

 

April 2017

Reshaping NAFTA Could Benefit Mexico, Brazil and Argentina”. 18 April 2017. Cecilia Tortajada.  U.S. News.

Talking Policy: Olivia Newman on Liberalism”. 14 April 2017. Nicholas Cappetta. World Policy Blog.

Predicting a South American Pivot to Europe, China”. 12 April 2017. Alexander Busch. Handelsblatt Global.

March 2017


Partidos e produtores europeus pedem suspensão de carne brasileira”. 19 March 2017. Jornal do Comércio.

Trade Minister in push for Pacific Alliance traddeal to replace TPP”. 18 March 2017. Primrose Riordan. The Australian.

Asia-Pacific countries seek path to fill TPP vacuum”. 16 March 2017. Khmer Time

February 2017

Mexico is moving forward on a plan to hit U.S. Farmers where it hurts”. 17 February 2017. Fortune

Mexico bracing for possible demise of Nafta, while Canada is ‘cautiously optimistic’”.17 February 2017. The Straights Times.

[DT]’s beef with NAFTA could affect ranching industry”. 16 February 2017. Omar Mosleh. Fort Saskatchewan Record.

Why the US-Colombia Trade Agreement has not Been Attacked”. 13 February 2017. Frontera News.

Merkel celebra el avance hacia un pacto — UE-Mercosur”. 5 February 2017. Eleena Tovar. Mundo Agua y Saneamiento.

Will Mexico Say Adios to NAFTA?”. 3 February 2017. Andrés Lajous. The American Prospect.

[DT] Left the Door Wide Open for China to Boost its Position in ‘US Backyard’”. 3 February 2017. SputnikNews.com.

U.S. and Mexico appear to take first steps toward renegotiating NAFTA, document suggests”. 1 February 2017. Ana Swanson. The Washington Post.

January 2017

Editorial: Texas congressmen must defend NAFTA”. 31 January 2017. Tyler Morning Telegraph. Longview News-Journal.

Bagaço como fonte de minerais”. 31 January 2017. Journal da Unicamp.

Mexico earmarks $50 million to back migrants in US”. 31 January 2017. The Daily Republic.

[DT] puts U.S. food, farm companies on edge over Mexico trade”. 31 January 2017. Tom Polansek and Mark Weinraub. Reuters.

Texas on front lines of NAFTA negotiations”.28 January 2017. PBS NewsHour.

Gloom Descends on Mexico’s Nafta Capital”. 26 January 2017. Robbie Whelan. The Wall Street Journal.

IMF revises upwards Peru 2017 growth forecast”. 23 January 2017. Andina.com.

Mexico names new ambassador to United States”. 13 January 2017. Las Cruces Sun-News.

How Mexico is Bracing Itself for [DT]’s Presidency”. 10 January 2017. Ioan Grillo. Time.

No Car is Completely Made in America”. 6 January 2017. Arthur Delaney. The Huffington Post.

The Coming Tech Backlash”. 4 January 2017. Ross Mayfield.  LinkedIn.

The protectionist trade fallacies of America First”. 4 January 2017. Financial Times.

December 2016

Colônias do interior falam idioma que não existe mais nem em outros países”. 31 December 2016. Etelita Hass Carazzai. Folha de São Paulo.

2017 Annual Forecast”. 27 December 2016. Stratfor.

North Carolina is no longer classified as a democracy”. 22 December 2016. Andrew Reynolds. The News & Observer.

Argentina continúa agresión contra Venezuela en el Mercosur”. 14 December 2016. Telesurtv.net.

Latin America’s deepening relationship with China speaks of a new world order”. 14 December 2016. Andrés Serbin. The Christian Science Monitor.

Will [DT] get [DT]’d?”. 13 December 2016. Project Syndicate.

Toward a Rust Belt Powerhouse”. 13 December 2016. Jim O’Neill. Project Syndicate.

[DT] and China force Japan to embrace new partners”. 12 December 2016. Cameron Stewart. The Australian.

Kansas agriculture looks to [DT] for deregulation, but anti-trade talk causes anxiety”. 10 December 2016. Justin Wingerter. The Topeka Capital-Journal.

The Future of the 14 Free Trade Agreements American has under [DT]”. 7 December 2017. Richie Santosdiaz. Forbes.

Tender: Procurement Begins for Large-Scale Bolivia Hydro”. 9 December 2016. Harris Gomez Geoup, Mondaq.com.

Biden Hails Trudeau, Merkel as Last Liberal Leaders Standing”. 9 December 2016. Josh Wingrove. Bloomberg.

Don’t Cry Over Dead Trade Agreements”. 8 December 2016. Dani Rodrik. Project Syndicate.

Wal-Mart to invest $1.3B in Mexico”. 8 December 2016. Rafael Bernal. The Hill.

Hamburg Sud deal likely to force Maersk sale of Brazilian subsidiary”. 7 December 2016. Rob Ward. Joc.com.

Conheça o Café Campeão da Cup of Excellence”. 7 December 2016. ApexBrasil.

The Future of the 14 Free Trade Agreements American has under [DT]”. 7 December 2016. Forbes.

Goodbye to the West”. 5 December 2016. Joschka Fischer. Project Syndicate.

How does [DT]’s Pledge to Destroy NAFTA affect Agriculture?”.  5 December 2016.  Dan Nosowitz. Modern Farmer.

November 2016

Tilting at Sawmills: America’s Shameful Approach to the Softwood Lumber Dispute with Canada”. 29 November 2016. Dan Ikenson. Forbes.

Brazil’s three southern states escape the worst ravages of the recession: The region’s luck starts with climate and geography”. 26 November 2016. The Economist.

U.S. industry seeks duties on Canadian lumber, reignites dispute”. 25 November 2016. Reuters.

U.S. Foreign Policy Implications of a Trump Presidency”. 17 November 2016. STRATFORvideo.

Mexico Lifts Rates Amid Peso’s Fall, Trump’s Rise”. 17 November 2016. Robbie Whelan. Wall Street Journal.

Maize, cotton, cane turn cereal killers in Karnataka”. 7 November 2016. Vishwanath Kulkarni. The Hindu Business Line.

October 2016

Trans-Pacific Partnership boosts Tennessee exports, U.S. official says”. 28 October 2016. Jamie McGee and Michael Collins. The Tennessean.

September 2016

Gaining Followers: The Internet and Cold War-Style Propaganda in the Former Soviet Republic”. September 2016. Anne Vandermey. Wilson Quarterly.

Russia targets Argentina and Mercosur neighbors to plus good gap”. 29 September 2016. Bob Ward. Joc.com.

Treasury yields edge higher as oil surges on potential OPEC output cut”. 28 September 2016. Joseph Adinolfi. Market Watch.

Grocery Prices are Plunging”. 27 September 2016. Craig Giammona. Bloomberg.

At White House, Kasich stumps for Obama trade deal, takes dig at [DT]”. 16 September 2016. Deirdre Shesgreen. Cininnati.com.

Rural Jobs expand at less than half the rate of metro job creation”. 6 September 2016. Bill Bishop. Daily Yonder.

August 2016

Lebanon to resume cattle and beef imports from Paraná”.31 August 2016. Sérgio Kakitani. Brazil-Arab News Agency.

Trade and Prosperity in the States: The Case of Michigan”. Tori Whiting. 16 August 2016. The Heritage Foundation.

Latest Alicewab Mercosul data shows big fall in Argentinian steel exports”. Felipe Peroni. 12 August 2016. SteelFirst.

The Hidden Costs of a Possible U.S.-Mexico Trade War”. 5 August 2016. Wharton, University of Pennsylvania.

Mexican minister visits Cleveland to ‘set the record straight’ on NAFTA and other trade agreements”. Jay Miller. 2 August 2016. Crain’s Cleveland Business.

Trade and Prosperity in the States: The Case of Iowa”. 1 August 2016. Bryan Riley. The Hertigage Foundation.

July 2016

Promoting Free Trade in Agriculture”. Scott Lincicome. 11 July 2016. The Heritage Foundation.

June 2016

The three amigos and two spectres: NAFTA’s glory days may be over”. 25 June 2016. The Economist.

Britain Declares Independence: The Tories should now strive to make the U.K. a pro-growth model”. June 24 2016. The Wall Street Journal.

Mercosur estudia apertura de mercado de Uruguay con China”. Miguel Galvis. 24 June 2016. Latin Correspondent.

Brexit and the long, wistful dream of a ‘North American Union’”. 22 June 2016. Adam Taylor. The Washington Post.

Pebble Mine: Canadian Mining Company Threatens to Stick U.S. Taypayers with Costs of ‘Potentially Catastrophic’ Mining Scheme”. 13 June 2016. The Huffington Post.

Namibia opens up trade with MERCOSUR countries”. 10 June 2016. All Africa.

Do Trade Agreements Foreclose Progressive Policy?”. 1 June 2015. Arthur Macewan. Dollars & Sense.

May 2016

Contra proposta de reajuste, professores da Unicamp decidem por paralisação”. 25 May 2016. Repórter Diário.

Mexican officials take steps to counter ‘the Trump emergency’”. 24 May 2015. Kirk Semple.

April 2016

March 2016

La matrícula de vehículos única del Mercosur entra en vigor en Argentina”. 2 April 2016. Mario Mendoza. Equilibrio Informativo.

$75 a day vs. $75,000 a year: How we lost jobs to Mexico”. 31 March 2016. Patrick Gillespie. CNN Money.

Native American Tribe Gets Federal Funds to Flee Rising Seas”. David Hasemyer. 22 March 2016. Daily Yonder.

Don’t Step in Trump’s Trade and Manufacturing Indiscretions”. 18 March 2016. Daniel J. Ikenson. The Cato Institute.

Para diplomata da UE, troca de ofertas com Mercosul em abril é meta realista”. 15 March 2016. International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development.

“¿Quién se ha llevado mi trigo?”. 14 March 2016. Observatorio Económico de la Universidad Nacional de Rosario.

EU exit could cost UK’s livestock farmers £330m, says Prime Minister”. 12 March 2016. Philip Case. Farmers Weekly.

Costa Rica’s rice growers latest to speak out against Pacific Alliance”. 11 March 2016. Timothy Williams. The Costa Rica Star.

What wages really look like in American manufacturing”. 7 March 2016. Jacob Bogage. The Washington Post.

Do We Need to ‘Rebuild the Military’?”. 6 March 2016. Ron Paul. Ron Paul Institute.

Malcorra sides with Lula da Silva, ‘hard to believe what he’s going through’”. 5 March 2016. MercoPress.

Uruguay: Farmland Investment in Uruguay”. 2 March 2016. Fischer & Schickendantz. Mondaq.com.

February 2016

NAFTA track record successful, US Grains Council panelists say”. 29 February 2016. Dave Bergmeier. High Plains / Midwest AG Journal.

Kazakhstan joins EAEU Free Trade Agreement”. 25 February 2016. Economy Watch.

Hollande afirmó que habrá novedades pronto en torno a negociaciones entre el Mercosur y la UE”. 24 February 2016. Tele Doce.

Invest in Mexico’s Growth”. 19 February 2016. Carl Delfeld. Wall Street Daily.

Brexit and the Special Relationship”.15 February 2016. Richard N. Haass. Project Syndicate.

What’s Ailing Brazil?”. 15 February 2016. Otaviano Canuto. Project Syndicate.

Paraguay and Argentina vow to review Yacyretá Treaty”. 13 February 2016. Buenos Aires Herald.

The Trade Numbers Game”. 10 February 2016. Dani Rodrik. Project Syndicate.

Trans-Pacific Partnership would benefit multinational corporations at citizens’ expense, says Pingree”. 4 February 2016. Chellie Pingree. Portland Press Herald.

Rough rice exports key to future for U.S. rice farmers?”.  3 February 2016. Dwight Roberts. Delta Farm Press.

Mexico Remittances Nearly $24.8B in 2015, Topping Oil Income”. 2 February 2016. The Associated Press. ABC News.

January 2016

Emerging-Market Bond Investors Head to Mexico”. 31 January 2016. Julie Wernau. Nasdaq.com.

EU Urged to Address Low Beef Farmer Income”. 27 January 2016. The Cattle Site.

Philadelphia, South Florida among Emerging Logistics Hubs for the Next Decade”. 25 January 2016 CBRE. Urban Land.

Mexico can be Qatar’s partner in diversification”. 24 January 2016. The Peninsula Qatar.

Crowdfunding at the border: Communities search for new ways to fund border infrastructure”. 22 January 2016. Sandra Dibble. The San Diego Union-Tribune.

U.S.: The sole superpower”. 22 January 2016. Louis A. Delvoie. The Whig.

Crossing the Mountain: From Appalachia to Carpathia”. 22 January 2016. Tom Hansell. The Daily Yonder.

Inequality Hits Davos”. 22 January 2016. Winnie Byanyima. Project Syndicate.

Muçulmana é expulsa de comício do republicano Donald Trump”. 9 January 2016. Bem Paraná.

Balança comercial de 2015 tem maior superávit desde 2011”. 5 January 2016. Apex Brasil.

Eastern passages: Worth the paper it’s printed on?”. 4 January 2016. Russell Wangersky. Journal Pioneer.

December 2015

Venezuela asks LatAm countries to ‘control’ resources”. 29 December 2015. Kallanish Energy.

Road to free trade agreement vote just keeps getting longer”. 26 December 2015. Jim Spencer. Star Tribune.

The Perils of Fed Gradualism”. 23 December 2015. Stephen S. Roach. Project Syndicate.

Miles de evacuados en el norte argentino”. 21 December 2015. La crónica.

China’s Renminbi Declines After Being Named a Global Currency, Posing Challenges”. 18 December 2015. Keith Bradscher. New York Times.

2015: A Year in Review on Trade and the Environment”. 17 December 2015. Ilana Soloman. Huffington Post.

Keeping Tucson Together: How Tucson friends and neighbors are keeping undocumented families together and fighting a broken immigration system”. 17 December 2015. Linda Ray. Tucson Weekely.

Brazil’s foreign policy and the changing global order”. 16 December 2015. Carlos Milani. Turkish Weekly.

How the Fed Just Reduced Inequality”. 16 December 2015. Alexander Friedman. Project Syndicate.

Stiglitz’s Sticky Prices”. 15 December 2015. Kaushik Basu. Project Syndicate

<“Fed Rate Hike Won’t Doom Latin America”. 15 December 2015. Alejandro Rebossio. Bloomberg View.

Trade policy: World racing ahead, Bangladesh standing still”. 14 December 2015. Sharjil Haque. The Daily Star.

Beef and Pork Country-of-Origin Labeling Laws: WTO Favors Canada, Mexico Over U.S.”. 14 December 2015. Clinton Alexander.
The New American.

Moody’s America Latina reviews for downgrade BDMG’s, Fomento Parana’s and Desenvolve SP’s supported ratings”. 10 December 2015.
Moody’s Investors Service.

The Evolution of Work”. 9 December 2015. Dani Rodrik. Project Syndicate.

The Battle for Britain”. 8 December 2015. Philippe Legrain. Project Syndicate.

Hybrid rice plantings could expand significantly in coming years”. 8 December 2015. Delta Farm Press.

Beef factories warn of ‘damaging’ new trade deal”. 3 December 2015. Ciaran Moran. AgriLand (Ireland).

Manitoba, Mexico launch trading partnership based at CentrePort: Investment consortium to help Mexican companies access North American markets”. 1 December 2015. CBC News Manitoba.

November 2015

Latin Americans celebrate putting brakes on a neo-liberal agenda”. 30 November 2015. Emile Schepers. People’s World.

Preseving the Ottoman Mosaic”. 30 November 2015. Carl Bildt. Project Syndicate.

6 Emerging Market Events to Watch in December”. 27 November 2015. Barron’s.

MERCOSUR presentó el libro ‘A 40 años del Cóndor’ que dedica un capítulo a Venezuela”. 26 November 2015. Hoy Venezuela.

The Import of Exports”. 26 November 2015. Ricardo Hausmann. Project Syndicate.
Brazil and Chile Sign Investment Cooperation Agreement”. 24 November 2015. Lise Alves. The Rio Times.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership and India’s Trade Strategy”. 1 November 2015. Vivek Dehejia.  Mint On Sunday.

October 2015

Politics of Modelling Trade Agreements: plus ça change”. 31 October 2015. Gabriel Siles-Brügge. The Cato Institute.

The Fraught Politics of the TPP”. 31 October 2015. Koichi Hamada. Project Syndicate.

Race, Class, and Improbable Economics at the New York Times”. 30 October 2015. Rob Urie. Counter Punch.

Resurrecting Glass-Steagall”. 29 October 2015. Simon Johnson. Project Syndicate.

The Business End of the Republic Debate”. 27 October 2015. Andrew Bragg. The Huffington Post.

Government Made Our Middle Class”. 26 October 2015. Harlan Green. The Huffington Post.

U.S. feed grains exports approach record levels”. 24 October 2015. Crop Protection News.

U.S Sugar Industry Wins Fight over Restrictions on Mexican Imports”. 22 October 2015. Jim Spencer. Star Tribune.

Education Can’t Save Us from Free Trade”. 18 October 2015. John H. Dunn. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Huge Growth Coming to Guam”. 15 October 2015. Edward Lynch. Guam Pacific Daily News.

Rothbard on Economic Ignorance”. 13 October 2015. Matt McCaffery. Mises Institute.

United States, 11 Pacific Rim Countries reach Trade Deal”. 6 October 2015. Paul Wiseman and Christopher S. Rugaber. The Review.

Trans-Pacific Partnership: U.S. and 11 other nations reach agreement on controversial free-trade pact”. 5 October 2015.
Fox6Now.com

September 2015

Port of Paranaguá soybean exports increase”. 28 September 2015. World-Grain.com.

As China’s Economy Falters, Southeast Asia Attracts Dealmakers”. 28 September 2015. Keith Button. The Middle Market.com.

Greve de fiscais agropecuários retém 7 mil contêineres em Santos”. 24 September 2015. PorkWorld.com.br.

Border dispute worsens”. 24 September 2015. Bert Wilkinson. Caribbean Life News.

Japan has little room left to compromise on TPP deal – Amari”. 21 September 2015. Alex Crown. Lidtime.com

The two Mexicos: with its combination of modernity and poverty, Mexico provides lessons for all emerging markets”. 19 September 2015. The Economist.

Only the top-end-of-town in the US have seen real income gains since 1999”. 17 September 2015. Bill Mitchell.

Softwood lumber deal set to expire“. 15 September 2015. Nelson Bennett. PrinceGeorgeCitizen.com.

Economists v. Economics”. 10 September 2015. Dani Rodrik. Project Syndicate.

California Steps Back from Strict ‘Made in USA’ Label Requirements”. 8 September 2015. James L. Sawyer and Mollie D. Sitkoski. The National Law Review.

Argentina warns Brazil to refrain from fostering free navigation of Argentina rivers”. 7 September 2015. Guillermo Háskel. Buenos Aires Herald.

Inflation, the Fed, and the Big Picture”. 3 September 2015. Carmen Reinhart. Project Syndicate.

Mexico Throws a Wrench into Trade Talks: The nation is opposed to granting Japan concessions on autos”. 3 September 2015. Carter Dougherty. Bloomberg.

Puerto Rico in Crisis”. 2 September 2015. Anne Krueger. Project Syndicate.

Wholesale markets’ future in focus at 29th WUWM congress”. 1 September 2015. Michael Barker. FruitNet.com.

August 2015

US, Mexico Open First New Rail Link in Century”. 27 August 2015. Andre F. Puglie. Latin Post.

A 21st-Century Migrant’s Essentials: Food, Shelter, Smartphone”. 26 August 2015. Matthew Brunwasser. The New York Times.

“How regional trade agreements can spark a fight over Feta cheese”. 25 August 2015. Alan Wolff. Fortune.com.

Grim business conditions for steel reflected in U.S. Steel’s accouncement to permanently close Alabama facilities”. 21 August 2015. Trefis.com.

Canada puts global trade deal at risk to defend family dairies”. 20 August 2015. Alan Bjerga. Bloomberg Business.

On Secular Stagnation: A Response to Bernanke”. 15 August 2015. Larry Summers.  LarrySummers.com.

People in U.S., Latin America approve of renewing U.S. ties with Cuba”. 14 August 2015. Jacob Poushter. Pew Research Center.

Back to Fundamentals in Emerging Markets”. 13 August 2015. Dani Rodrik. Project Syndicate.

What the United States owes Puerto Rico”. 13 August 2015. Joseph E. Stiglitz and Mark Medish. The Wall Street Journal.

Agenda Brasil – da redação”. 12 August 2015. O Senado Federal do Brasil – Senado Notícias.

It’s Last Stop, South Dakota for Keystone XL Pipeline”. 12 August 2015. Tina Casey. Clean Technica.

“Paraná State, Brazil: Sawnwood exports grew 16.7% in 1H 2015”. 10 August 2015. United Information Systems, LLC.

Economics in the Rear-View Mirror”. 6 August 2015. Irwin Collier. Institute for New Economic Thinking.

July 2015

Political Risk Analysis – No Major Trade Benefits from MERCOSUR Membership – Sept. 2015”. 31 July 2015. Latin American Monitor.

Puerto Rico in the Hurricane of America’s Economic Crisis”. 31 July 2015. Ariel Noyola Rodríguez. Global Research.

When water becomes a commodity, wars start”. 28 July 2015. Michael McCarthy. Vancouver Sun.

Brazilian President Launches Plan to End Youth Unemployment”. 28 July 2015. TeleSurTV.

Uruguay’s meat exports in almost seven months close to the billion dollars”. 27 July 2015. MercoPress.

The ‘Big Man’ Theory of Community Development”. Timothy Collins. 27 July 2015. The Daily Yonder.

Shares of Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE:CNI) Sees Large Inflow of New Money Flow”. Erick McKenzie. 23 July 2015. Money Flow Index.

The Asia-Pacific Challenge: China, Alliances and the Prisoner’s Dilemma”. Allan Behm. 23 July 2015. The National Interest.

Bolivia in the Mercosur: what are the real benefits?”. 17 July 2015. Gretel Ledo. International Democracy Watch.

Canadian engagement needed on dairy market access”. 16 July 2015. Jacqui Fatka. Feedstuffs.com.

Fighting the Russian and Chinese Community of Destiny: Did the US Try to Crash China’s Market because BRICS Launched the New Development Bank?”. 13 July 2015. Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya. Global Research.

Mexico seeks new avenues to U.S. markets”. 11 July 2015. Kristen Mosbrucker. Valley Morning Star.

El gran éxito de la internacionalización de los huevos españoles: Estados Unidos”. 7 July 2015. Nuria Martínez Herráez. El Sitio Avicola.

Congress Approves Agreement between Brazil and the United States for the Automatic Exchange of Financial Information”. 3 July 2015. Ana Cláudia Akie Utumi. Mondaq.com.

June 2015

What is Full Employment?”. 29 June. 2015. Martin Feldstein. Project Syndicate.

Texas company to build pipeline to Mexico”. 23 June 2015. Vioki Vaughan. Fuel Fix.

New Round of Concessions of the Brazilian federal government – program for investment in logistics”. 15 June 2015. Antonio Felix de Araujo Cintra e Claudia Elena Bonelli. Mondaq.com.

Evo Morales: Bolivia se retirará del Mercosur si avanza acuerdo de libre comercio con la UE”.11 June 2015. Bilaterals.org.

Mersocur and Unasur member Venezuela bullying neighboring Guyana”. 10 June 2015. MercoPress.com.

In-Migration Peaks in Child-Raising Years”. 9 June 2015. Tim Marema. Daily Yonder.

The Quiet Financial Revolution Begins”. 8 June 2015. Mohamed A. El-Erian. Project Syndicate.

Emerging Markets Held Back by the Dollar and the Fed”. 3 June 2015. Shari Biediger.  USAA.com.

May 2015

IPA agropecuário cai 1,51% e IPA industrial avança 1,01% em maio, diz FGV”. 28 May 2015. Repórter Diário.

Mapping the Hourly Wage Needed to Rent a 2-Bedroom Apartment in Every U.S. State”. 27 May 2015. Tanvi Misra. CityLab.com.

Senate Ag Committee reauthorizes grain standards act”. 26 May 2015. Mikkel Pates. The Dickinson Press.

Embajador argentino dijo que rechazan aspectos arancelarios del acuerdo Mercosur – Unión Europea”. 25 May 2015. Radio Monte Carlo.

North American Energy Ministers Establish New Continental Climate Change and Energy Collaboration”. 25 May 2015. GreenTechMedia.com.

Peso devaluation is low for region”. 25 May 2015. Buenos Aires Herald.

How ‘Mathiness’ Made Me Jaded About Economics”. 22 May 2015. Noah Smith. Bloomberg View.

VAT-MAN RETURNS – Impacts On The Maquiladora Industry Began Jan. 1, 2015”.18 May 2015. Eugenio Grageda Núñez. Mondaq.com.

Free trade with Canada eyed”. Othel V. Campos. 5 May 2015. Manila Standard Today.

The cornerstone of Obama’s trade policy isn’t only about economics”. Robert J. Samuelson. 4 May 2015. The Washington Post.

Missouri farmers concerned over agriculture’s future”. Ray Scherer. 1 May 2015. Belleville News-Democrat (Missouri).

April 2015

US, Japan strengthen their alliance”. Steve Limtiaco. 30 April 2015. Guampdn.com.

Trade Agreements Still Face Hurdles”. Daniel Looker. 29 April 2015. Agriculture.com.

Preços dos produtos agropecuários sobem 1,27% em abril, diz FGV”. 29 April 2015. ParanáOnline.com.

Government grants China and Russia many concessions”. Dante Sica.         26 April 2015.  Buenos Aires Herald.

Argentine economy picking up boosted by agriculture; manufacturing continues downfall”. 25 April 2015. MercoPress.

Film focuses on U.S. economic policies that cause Latin American poverty”. Norman Jameson. 13 April 2015. Baptist News Global.

Preços agropecuários subiram 2,10% em março, informa a FGV”. 8 April 2015. Diario de Pernambuco.

U.S. sugar’s win in Mexico. Mikkel Pates. 6 April 2015. West Central Tribune.

Booming economy can’t help iron ore, steel. John Myers. 6 April 2015. Duluth News Tribune.

March 2015

Colombia eyes Jafza investment in diversification push”. 30 March 2015. ArabianSupplyChain.com.

Decree Internalizes New Additional Protocol of Automotive Agreement between Brazil and Mexico”. Vera Kanas and Carolina Müller. 30 March 2015. Mondaq.com.

Why the Sustainable Development Goals Matter”. Jeffrey D. Sachs. 30 March 2015. Project Syndicate.

Manzanas y peras: Brasil reclama el ingreso de inspectores”. 26 March 2015. Urgente24.com.

Canada top market for U.S. high-value agricultural exports”. Mihai Lupescu. 25 March 2015. Basin Business Journal.

Bilcon seeks US $300m after win in quarry dispute”. Paul McLeod. 20 March 2015. The Chronicle Herald (Halifax).

U.S. opens probe into Canadian paper mill subsidies”. 20 March 2015. Portland Press Herald.

How the Common Market of the South and the Eurasian Union defy the United States and the hegemony of the dollar”. Ariel Noyola Rodríguez. 20 March 2015. Voltairenet.org.

The Messy Politics of Economic Divergence”. Mohamed A. El-Erian. 16 March 2015. Project Syndicate.

Texas View: Border politics need to step aside”. 15 March 2015. OA Online.com.

How deep is their love? The Pacific Alliance is a great brand in search of a shared product”. 14 March 2015. The Economist.

Oil giants win $17M from Ottawa under NAFTA”. Les Whittington. 13 March 2015. The Toronto Star.

Uruguay looks to Paraguay in support of a more open and dynamic Mercosur”. 13 March 2015. MercoPress.com

Paraguay es destinatario del 72% de créditos de BNDES en Mercosur”. 13 March 2015. ABC Color Paraguay.

With veto, it’s time for the NAFTA option”. Todd Weiler. 2 March 2015. The Globe and Mail.

February 2015

Biogas from waste feedstocks at lease 10 x less GHG emissions than from crops”. Ben Messenger. 27 February 2015. WasteManagement-World.com.

Emerging Economies’ Demographic Challenge”. Martin Neil Baily and Jaana Remes. 26 February 2015. Project Syndicate.

Express Entry May Affect NAFTA Workers”. 25 February 2015. FW Foreign Worker Canada. CanadianImmigration.net.

Despidos en las plantas brasileñas donde fabrican 0km”. 24 February 2015. Diario26.com.

Asia’s New Triple Alliance. Daniel Twining. 24 February 2015. ForeignPolicy.com.

The Non-Problem of Chinese Currency Manipulation. Jeffrey Frankel. 20 February 2015. Project Syndicate.

Brazil Finds Benefits and Drawbacks in the Rio de la Plata Basin. 9 February 2015. Stratfor Global Intelligence.

Congress must authorize act to keep N.J. in the free trade game. 5 February 2015. Michele Siekerka. NJ.com.

January 2015

Harnessing Disruption for Sustainability. Simon Zadek. 30 January 2015. Project Syndicate.

En Brasil dicen que acuerdo Argentina-China hiere al Mercosur” . Pedro Luiz Passos. 30 January 2015. Urgente24.com.

Is 2015 the year for India in Latin America?” Christine V. Gomes. 28 January 2015. Americas Quarterly.

The US and Canada are in a Standoff over a Sea Highway”. 28 January 2015. The Economist.

Boletín de ElSitioAvícola”. 27 January 2015. Chris Wright. Boletín del Sitio Avícola.

Why we need a North American Passport”. 26 January 2015. Gant Daily.

Madison mill shutdown critics focus on Port Hawkesbury subsidies”. Rachel Ohm. 24 January 2015. CentralMaine.com.

The impact of international free-trade agreements on job growth and prosperty”.  Scholars Strategy Network. 15 January 2015. JournalistsResource.org.

Exportações de Maringá recuam 15% em 2014”.  Rosângela Gris. 15 January 2015. Odiario.com.

China makes its presence felt in US backyard with deepening Latin American ties”. Kamilia Lahrichi. 13 January 2015. South China Morning Post.

Mexico is Becoming the Single-Largest U.S. Shale Gas Export Customer”. Gabriel B. Collins. 12 January 2015. Mondaq.com.

Prospects rise for Turkey’s inclusion in TTIP, boss club says”. Ergin Hava. 11 January 2015. Today Zaman.

U.S. to Open Border to Mexican Carriers”. 9 January 2015. Oliver Patton. TruckingInfo.com

Europe’s Lapse of Reason”. Joseph E. Stiglitz. 8 January 2015. Project Syndicate.

Montana, Wyoming sugar economy should benefit from dispute settlement”. Tom Lutley. 7 January 2015. Billings Gazette.

Letter from Langdon: Look Behind the Label”. Richard Oswald. 6 January 2015. The Daily Yonder.

Wine explosion”. Steve MacNaull. 2 January 2015. The Daily Courier (Kelowna, British Columbia).

Cuatro enigmas de la economía de Latinoamérica en 2015”. 2 January 2015. Univision.com.

December 2014

Where will all the workers go?. Nouriel Roubini. 31 December 2014. Project Syndicate.

Emerging market truck demand ‘to stay low’”. 31 December 2014. Trade Arabia Business News Information.

The Cuba breakthrough and U.S. Latin America policy”. Emile Schepers. 30 December 2014. PoliticalAffairs.net.

El Mercosur, de la grandeza a la mezquindad”. Luis Rappoport. 28 December 2014. El Nacional.

Break Up Citigroup”. Simon Johnson. 26 December 2014. Project Syndicate.

The Fed Sets Another Trap”. December 23, 2014. Stephen S. Roach. Project Syndicate.

Open US crude oil exports to Mexico”. Rebecca Quintanilla. 16 December 2014. The Hill.

CSX Creates Opportunities for Increased Cross-Border Trade with New Intermodal Terminal in Montreal”. 16 December 2014. MarketWatch.com.

Empieza debate de cancilleres del Mercosur”. 16 December 2014. Entorno Inteligente.

The Reagan-Clinton Template for Success: Divided government doesn’t have to be a prescription for stalemate. Past bipartisan achievements point the way”.  Phil Gramm and Michael Solon. 15 December 2014. The Wall Street Journal (Opinion).

Why are commodity prices falling?” Jeffrey Frankel. 15 December 2014. Project Syndicate.

Could Canadian Fish Farms Harm California’s Wild Salmon?” Chris Clarke. 15 December 2014. KCET Productions.

CETA: Time to admit it’s an oversold, underhanded deal”. Marilyn Reid. 15 December 2014. Newfoundland & Labrador’s The Independence.

Spanish pork producers target greater sales in Mexico”. Robert Stokes. 12 December 2014. GlobalMeatNews.com.

Erotic liberty v. religious liberty: How the sexual revolution is eclipsing the First Freedom”. R. Albert Mohler Jr. 11 December 2014. The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Fading Ibero-American summit offers Mexico leader respite. 6 December 2014. Expactica Communications BV.

Produtos agropecuários atacadistas sobem 2,93%”. Idiana Tomazelli. 5 December 2014. A Cidade (Ribeirão Preto).

Azul begins Fort Lauderdale-Brazil service”. Arlene Satchell. 2 December 2014. Sun Sentinel.

El regreso de las guerras de divisas”. Nouriel Roubini. 1 December 2014. Project Syndicate.

The UK’s Immigration Distraction”. Bill Emmott. 1 December 2014. Project Syndicate.

‘NAFTA-Land Security’: How Canada and Mexico have become part of the U.S. policing regime”. Paul Ashby. 1 December 2014. Global Research.

November 2014

“Visa Options: Hiring in the Wake of Executive Action”. Fox Rothschild LLP in The Legal Intelligencer. 26 November 2014. Mondaq.com.

“What ‘Free Trade’ has done to Central America”. Julia Paley and Manuel Perez-Rocha. 24 November 2014.  Truthout.org.

“Documentary filmmaker hopes for far-reaching immigration reform”. Daniela Perallon. 20 November 2014. WHNT 19 News.

“China and Russia Strengthen Military Alliance with Mediterranean Naval Exercises”. Finbarr Bermingham. 19 November 2014. International Business Times.

Panel finds U.S. in violation of rules”. Martha Blum. 17 November 2014. AgriNews.com.

Oil, natural gas surge makes Philadelphia the new energy hotspot”. Tom DiChristopher and Javier E. David. 16 November 2014. CNBC.

America’s big bet”. 15 November 2014. The Economist.

Your rules or mine?  Trade depends on order at sea, but keeping it is far from straightforward”. 15 November 2014. The Economist.

Colombian Senate Endorses FTA with Costa Rica“. Mike Godfrey. 14 November 2014. Tax-News.com

Obama and the GOP Congress Unite to Push US Meat Overseas“. Tom Philpott. 14 November 2014. MotherJones.com

Mexico’s Growth Problem“. Dani Rodrik. 13 November 2014. Project Syndicate.

Tunisia: Probable Signing of Partnership Agreement with Southern Common Market in December“. Tunis Afrique Presse. 13 November 2014. AllAfrica.com.

We’re All Living on the Supermarket Plantation”. Red Fields. 8 November 2014. The Daily Beast.

Forget the 1%, it is the 0.01% who are really getting ahead in America”. 8 November 2014. The Economist.

Brazil, Uruguay to Use National Currencies in Transactions”. 3 November 2014. TeleSur.

October 2014

“Mexico economic overhaul could energize Rio Grande Valley”. Robert Grattan. 31 October 2014. Houston Chronicle.

Ties with Arabs to grow in Rousseff´s second term”. 28 October 2014. Brazil-Arab News Agency.

Ford scraps potential $2-billion investment in Windsor, Ont.”. Adrian Morrow and Greg Keenan. 24 October 2014. The Globe and Mail.

US faces possible sanctions for meat origin labels law”. Grace M. Lavigne. 22 October 2014. Joc.com.

KCS rides Lazaro Cardenas growth to record revenue”. Mark Szakonyi. 18 October 2014. Joc.com.

World Food Day: How Family Farmers are Improving Food Security in Brazil”. 16 October 2014. The Crop Site.

Paraná State develops Reverse Logistics Plan”. 16 October 2014. Lesprom. United Information Systems, LLC.

IMF cuts economic growth outlook, citing ‘uneven global recovery”. Kevin Carmichael. 7 October 2014. The Toronto Globe and Mail.

Texas leads nation with record export numbers”. David Hendricks. 6 October 2014. San Antonio Express News.

Sachetti avalia acordo do algodão de forma positiva”. 4 October 2014. A Tribuna Mato Grosso.

Anuario avícola argentino 2014: buenas perspectivas para 2015”. 2 October 2014. El Sitio Avícola.

Brazil lobbies to keep Mercosur dairy tariffs”. Vladimir Pekic. 1 October 2014. Agra Europe.

September 2014

Elecciones presidenciales en Brasil marcan diferencias geopolíticas entre candidatos”. 30 September 2014. La Tercera.

Energy issues seen as unifying force in North America”. Alfredo Corchado. 30 September 2014. Dallas News.

Cramer: Canada issues conflicting responses to concerns about railway fines”. Mikkel Pates. 25 September 2014. AG Week.

Maringá inaugura primeira agência de Correios sustentável do Brasil”. 25 September 2014. Odiario.com.

Mexico Sets Borrower Standard 20 Years After Tequila Crisis”. Ben Bain and Eric Martin. 22 September 2014. Bloomberg News.

With TTIP, EU and US promise a transatlantic trade miracle”. Michael Knigge. 19 September 2014. Deutsche Welle.

Rousseff y la ‘parálisis’ de Brasil: Oppenheimer”. 19 September 2014. Andrés Oppenheimer. Terra Networks México.

ICMS dos Importados e Guerra dos Portos: Mais um Confisco”. 17 September 2014. Ivo Ricardo Lozekam. Comex do Brasil.

Mercosur Citizens are Eligible for Permanent Residency in Uruguay”.  10 September 2014. TeleSur.net.

US steel exports continue downward trend”. 10 September 2014. American Institute for International Steel.

Mercosur ya no va sobre ruedas”. Alejandro Robossio. 7 September 2014. El País (España).

EU trade pact could weaken Ottawa’s power to regulate banks”. Les Whittington. 7 September 2014. The Toronto Star.

Bolivia Moves Closer to Mercosur”. 3 September 2014. Telesurtv.net

Shady chicken-meat imports have Canadian poultry producers riled up”. Jennifer Blair. 2 September 2014. Alberta Farmer Express.

The Burger King Deal: What Happens If Your Job Moves Across the Border?” Andy J. Semotiuk. 2 September 2014. Forbes.

August 2014

“The states most threathened by global trade competition”. Kevin Schaul and Dan Keating. 22 August 2014. The Washington Post.

“Improved flow of people and goods across border a must: Nicholson”. Richard Hutton. 22 August 2014. Niagara This Week.

“As Men Emigrate, Indigenous Women Gain Political Opportunities and Obligations in Mexico”. Renata Bessi and Santiago Navarro F. 20 August 2014. Upside Down World.

The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing”. Harold L. Sirkin, Michael Zinser, and Justin Rose. August 19, 2014. The Boston Consulting Group.

What the New Cuban Foreign Investment Law Means”. Fox Rothschild LLP. 19 August 2014. Mondaq.com.

“Canada reviewing transport law to enhance trade flow”. Joseph Bonney. 18 August 2014. Joc.com.

Camex reestablishes rate of 10% on the purchase of what out of MERCOSUR”. 15 August 2014. CostDrivers.com.

“Food Insecurity and Trade Hallucination”. Amit Sengupta. 14 August 2014. NewsClick.in.com.

“Pemex Granted All Probably Reserves Sought in Oil Opening”. Adam Williams. 13 August 2014. Bloomberg.com.

Carne de pollo lideró exportaciones agroindustriales en julio. 12 August 2014. ElSitioAvícola.

Turkey’s Five Big Challenges. Sarah Boumphrey. 11 August 2014. Euromonitor International.

México será en 2015 el mayor importador avícola en el mundo. 7 August 2014. ElSitioAvícola.

Where Did All the Entry-Level Jobs Go?  Many Firms Expect New Graduates to Arrive Job-Ready From Day One. Lauren Weber. 6 August 2014. The Wall Street Journal.

Mercosur To Establish New Economic Zone. Mike Godfrey. 4 August 2014. Tax-News.com.

July 2014

Carolina Mills Cooperate to Rebuild Industry. 29 July 2014. Willa K. Johnson. The Daily Yonder.

Fly down to Rio, then stretch your horizons. Donna Bowater. 31 July 2014. Times Higher Education.

Extrusion Line at SIG Combibloc’s Paraná Factory Put into Operation. 30 July 2014. Packing Europe.

Fiat Quarterly Profit Misses Estimates on Americas Drop. Francesca Cinelli. 30 July 2014. Bloomberg.

Agricultura familiar ganha destaque no Dia do Agricultor. Mariana Sacramento. 28 July 2014. Ministério do Desenvolvimento Agrário.

Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia private sectors unite to combat Mercosur protectionist policies. 28 July 2014. MercoPress.

Cerca del posible default, Cristina Kirchner viaja a la cumbre del Mercosur en Venezuela. 28 July 2014. La Nación.

Investor Protection fears could unravel Canada-EU trade deal: Germany may reject free-trade with Canada. 28 July 2014. The Toronto Star.

Wheat supply and demand ratio incrased [sic] 17.39% in the Mercosur bloc. 21 July 2014. AgroSouth News.

Maringá fecha semestre com 23% de alta na balança comercial, diz governo. 21 July 2014. Globo1.

Ten hectic days await Argentina, and a possible second default in 12 years. 21 July 2014. MercoPress.

Carne de boi sobe 16% em três meses em Maringá, segundo Procon. 18 July 2014. Globo1.

After a Two-Year Ban, Brazilian Beef Allowed in China Again. Mariana Branco. 18 July 2014. Brazzil Magazine.

Modi for closer ties with Latin America. 18 July 2014. The Hindu. Utilizing trade agreements. Paul M. Fudacz. 17 July 2014. Association of Corporate Counsel.

Agribusiness in Pennslyvania“. 15 July 2014. Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development.

BYD Company Announces First Factory in Brazil. 15 July 2015. GeeksWorld.com.

Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan to sign cooperation deal with Mercosur in early 2015 – Putin. 14 July 2014. ITAR-TASS News Agency.

Learn More About The Brazilian Civil Rights Framework For The Internet (Law No. 12965 Of April 23, 2014)” Tatiana Campello. 10 July 2014. Mondaq.com.

Panama is unrivalled – just look at the rankings. Dr. Ian Collard. 9 July 2014. Global Trader.

Mexico to expand presence of agrifood products in Latin America“. 8 July 2014. FreshPlaza.

Testing Ground for a New Detriot: Mayor Mike Duggan’s Pledges Echo in Detriot’s North End. John Eligon. 6 July 2014. The New York Times.

Mercosur Cada Vez más Lejos de Potenciar Comercio en la Región. 4 July 2014. Latin Ports: Asociación Latino Americana de Puertos y Terminales.

Bolivia inches closer to Mercosur Membership. Mike Godfrey. 4 July 2014. Tax-News: Global Tax News.

Maringá terá terminal intermodal. Gesli Franco. 4 July 2014. Gazeta do Povo.

Negative externalities. M.S. 3 July 2014. The Economist.

June 2014

Uruguay ratifies Bolivia’s Mercosur incorporation; consolidates Atlantic/Pacific corridor”. 30 June 2014. MercoPress.

US-NAFTA Trade Continues to Climb. 27 June 2014. Today’s Trucking.

Proposed Border Inspection Fee Hike Upsets Canadian Truckers. 27 June 2014. National Hog Farmer.

History of the DWP Railway. 27 June 2014. Hometown Focus.

“Brazil disappointed with Argentina’s ‘lack of ambition’ in reaching trade accord with EU. 21 June 2014. MercoPress.

“Peru’s president stresses need to move beyond exporting raw materials. Rachel Chase. 20 June 2014. Peru This Week.

Brazilian Government Plans To Modify The Limits of 17 Public Ports – Public Consultation”. Demarest Advogados. 18 June 2014. Mondaq.com.

Vilsack talks to trade to European ag comissioners. Jacqui Fatka. Feedstuffs.

Mujica expresó que el puerto de aguas profundas en Rocha tiene que ser parte del funcionamiento de la región. 10 June 2014. LaRed21 Politica.

Mexico’s economic transformation means change for Texas. Antonio Garza. 10 June 2014. Dallas News.

MERCOSUR & Chile in a Nutshell. 9 June 2014. MERCOSUR IPR SME Helpdesk.

Multinacional italiana vai se instalar em Maringá. 6 June 2014. Bonde.

Brazil’s Paraná already planted 66% of wheat area. 6 June 2014. UkrAgroConsult.

2014 Bogota Blog: Colombia’s Exports and Free-Trade Accords. 5 June 2014. Rachel Glickhouse. Americas Society / Council of the Americas.

World Cup fails to create cargo surge. Adina Soloman. 3 June 2014. Air Cargo World.

Maringá cai 14 posições em índice de desenvolvimento nacional. Larissa Ayumi Sato. 3 June 2014. Odiario.com.

Maringá é a 23ª melhor cidade para morar. Yasmin Victorino. 3 June 2014. HNews – Jornal eletrônico do Paraná.

Food matters: Trade agreements allow shoddy standards. Marjorie Stewart. 3 June 2014. Nanamino News Bulletin.

North American Economic Integration and the ‘Big Business Offensive’ against Workers and Organized Labor. Chris Schenk. 3 June 2014. Global Research.

Argentina and Brazil closer to an auto industry agreement. 3 June 2014. MercoPress.

2014 Bogota Blog: Colombia Emerges as Latin America’s Third-Largest Economy. 2 June 2014. Elizabeth Gonzalez.

May 2014

Google Earth registra crescimento de Maringá. 29 May 2014. Fábio Linjardi. Odiario.com

U.S. Meat Export Federation paints optimistic picture for U.S. exports”. Breanne Brammer. 23 May 2014. AgriPulse.

Integrada co-op to invest $11 million in new feed mill”. 21 May 2014. FeedMachinery.com.

Ministro de Obras Públicas recibió a Comisión de Infraestructura de Mercosur”. 19 May 2014. UPI.com.

MEP’s issue Mercosur warning”. Ciaran Moran. 19 May 2014. Agriland: The Home of Agriculture.

Southern comfort: Potato trade agreement may stabilize Maine spuds price”. 19 May 2014. Mainebiz: Maine’s Business News Source.

Critics Say Food Safety Standards Could Be Threathened by U.S./EU Trade Agreement”. Lydia Zuraw. 16 May 2014. Food Safety News.

Opportunities Beyond NAFTA for US-Mexican Collaboration (Pt. 2)”. Laura Weiss. 16 May 2014.  The Huffington Post Blog.

Paradoxo Brasileiro: Is High Import Tax Driving More Geographically Diverse FDI Into Brazil?” David Kerr. Mondaq. 14 May 2014.

Map: Every Country’s Highest-Valued Export”. Simran Khosla. 14 May 2014. Business Insider.

NAFTA an empty basket for southern Mexico farmers”. Brittany Elena Morris. 14 May 2014. Tucson Sentinel.

U.S. Pushes for Energy Integration as Mexico Finalizes Energy Reform Leglislation”. 14 May 2014. Free Speech Radio News.

Mexico is waging war against American apples”. Bridget Huber. 14 May 2014. PRI’s The World.

Why Free Trade is Not Always Good”. 14 May 2014. MalaysianDigest.com.

Ranchers Wary as U.S. Considers Brazilian Beef Imports”. Luke Runyon. 13 May 2014. NPR – The Salt.

Misperceptions skew U.S.-Mexico relations”. Jerry Pacheco. 12 May 2014. Albuquerque Journal.

UFU warns over Mercosur negotiations”. Margaret Donnelly. 8 May 2014. Agriland, The Home of Agriculture.

Fruits of labour: Migrant farmworkers in the Okanagan Valley”. Christina Turner. 8 May 2014. Rabble.ca.

An Overview of Brazil and Mercosur: A Consultant’s Perspective”. Leticia Costa. 7 May 2014. Johnson Cornell University.

GOL To Initiate Campinas-Miami Service”. 7 May 2014. Aviation News Today.

“Could NAFTA force the Keystone XL pipeline on the United States?” Kurt Cobb. 6 May 2014. Fairfield Sun Times.

South American trade bloc awakens”. 5 May 2014. Farming Life.

Uruguay displaces Argentina as the main supplier of milk to Brazil”. 5 May 2014. MercoPress.

April 2014

Canada’s Transport Minister in Chicago to discuss the importance of strong transportation networks to international trade and economic prosperity”. Canada NewsWire. 25 April 2014. Digital Journal.

Brazilian lime exports continue apace”. 25 April 2014. FreshPlaza.com.

BMO Economics Special Report: The Great Lakes Region a Vital Driver of North America’s Economy”. BMO Financial Group. 25 April 2014. Market Watch, The Wall Street Journal.

Latin America News Roundup: 25th April 2014”. Indy Staff. 25 April 2014. The Argentina Independent.

Venezuela’s Maduro offers business olive branch of funding”. Brian Ellsworth. 24 April 2014. Reuters.

U.S. to Decide Whether to Probe Mexico for Dumping Sugar”. Brian Wingfield and Alan Bjerga. 18 April 2014. Bloomberg.

As Intel scales down, Costa Rica looks to boost medical equipment manufacturing”. Zach Dyer. 11 April 2014. The Tico Times.

Indiana lawmakers want to pressure Canada over drug patents”. Maureen Groppe. 11 April 2014. IndyStar.

A tale of two Mexicos”. Jaana Remes and Luis Rubio. 9 April 2014. Buenos Aires Herald.

Exporting Desperation: Free Trade in Mexico”. Lauryn Beer. 9 April 2014. World Policy Blog.

Obama’s African Trade Problem”. Stephen Hayes. 7 April 2014. US News.

Sistema de información sobre comercio exterior: Información sobre México”. 6 April 2014.

Study Tracker: Brain, Cognitive Function, Human Study, 1999-2014. 6 April 2014. FlourideAlert.org.

A Portonave nasceu com a missão de ser inovadora e ter os melhores indicadores de desempenho no segmento logístico”. 6 April 2016. Triunfo Participações e Investimentos S.A.

Beneficios de Ingreso de Bolivia al Mercosur”. 4 April 2014. Frequency.com

“Pyrrhic victory for whistleblowers on Transatlantic Trade Agreement”. Dr. Roslyn Fuller. 2 April 2014. RT News.

Trade pacts in the works may boost small business”. 1 April 2014. Daily Herald Business Ledger.

March 2014

U.S. Sugar Industry Files Anti-Dumping Petition Against Mexico”. 31 March 2014. UsAgNet.

Trade pacts in the works may boost small business”. The Associated Press. 28 March 2014. Long Island Business News.

JBS annouces profit jump in 2013”. Goergi Gyton. 28 March 2014. GlobalMeat News.com

Brazil to sign new credit line with Argentina”. Theirry Ogier. 27 March 2014. Emerging Markets.

The Bolivian Transportation Sector, Regional Integration and the Environment”. Nate Singham. 27 March 2014. TheRealNews.com.

Brazilian GOL applies for Campinas-Miami service”. 27 March 2014. eTN Global Travel Industry News.

Campos Says Brazil Needs Long-term Fiscal Strategy After S&P Cut”. Blake Schmidt. 25 May 2014. Bloomberg News.

“Canada’s Transport Minister in Washington to advance transport and trade relations”. Canada NewsWire. 25 May 2014. Digital Journal.

Cotton Retreats From Near-One-Year High; Arabica Coffee Bounces”. Alexandra Wexler. 24 March 2014. The Wall Street Journal.

U.S. LNG Exports Can Alleviate Geopolitical Concerns”. Michael L. Krancer, Margaret Anne Hill, and Frank L. Tamulonis III. 21 March 2014. The Legal Intelligencer.

Argentina’s grain shipping blocked by vessel grounded in the Paraná”. 21 March 2014. MercoPress.

The End of The Penny Stocks in Brazil”. Walter Stuber. 19 March 2014. Walter Stuber Consultoria Jurídica. Mondaq.com.

ManpowerGroup Reports Rise in Job Creation Across LATAM”. Narayan Ammachchi. 18 March 2014. Nearshore Americas.

Paranaguá modernizes control of fertiliser cargo”. Isaura Daniel. 14 March 2014. Brazil-Arab News Agency.

6 reasons to consider exporting to Latin America”. Justine Coyne. 13 March 2014. Pittsburgh Business Times.

Harper starts sale pitch to B.C. businesses after signing free-trade deal in Korea”. 13 March 2014. The Canadian Press.

Chilean New President Vows to Enhance Ties with Latam, Asia Pacific”. 12 March 2014. Official Portal of National News Agency of Malaysia.

U.S. Manufacturing is Back. Sort of.” Matthew C. Klein. 11 March 2014. BloombergView.

Canadians appear to be ‘reaching the limit’ on bloated debts“. Michael Babad. 11 March 2014. The Globe and Mail.

The Lines of Economic Warfare are Being Drawn & The U.S. is not Going to Win“. 10 March 2014. SCG News.

Export opportunities expanding for U.S. wheat“. Jennifer M. Latzke. 10 March 2014. High Plains/Midwest AG Journal.

Emerging Markets-Latam markets trim losses on strong U.S. jobs data“. Reuters. 7 March 2014.

Trade deficit indicates Canada lacking in competitiveness“. Barrie McKenna. 7 March 2014. The Globe and Mail.

Daschle Distorts NAFTA Outcomes to Sell TPP“. Lori Wallach and Ben Beachy. Accessed on 6 March 2014. Red River Sugarbeet Growers Association.

Ukraine Crisis Means Drill Baby Drill“. Chriss Street. 5 March 2014. American Thinker.

FedEx’s Smith: No Growth Without ‘Decisive’ Change in Global Trade Policies“. 4 March 2014. Forbes.

Logistics study projects slow economic growth and more ‘near-shoring’ in the future“. Sean Kilcarr. 2 March 2014. FleetOwner.com.

Gastos com consumo nos EUA sobem 0,4% em janeiro“. 3 March 2014. Odiario.com.

Precio al consumidor a nivel nacional aumentó 0.53% en febrero“. 2 March 2014. La Andina.

February 2014

U.S. staring contest with Japan stretches out Pacific trade pact“. Krista Hughes. 28 February 2014. Thomson Reuters.

Canada signs dynamic deal with Mexico.” Chace King. 25 February 2014. The Brock Press.

Obama Presses ‘North American Union’ With Mexico, Canada.” William F. Jaspar. 24 February 2014. The New American.

Mexico to trump Japan as No. 2 car exporter to U.S., has Canada in its sights.” Adriana Gomez Licon. 24 February 2014. Calgary Herald.

What kind of economic universe will Nova Scotia try to fit into?” Pat Bates. 23 February 2014. Cape Breton Post.

Slideshow: Mexico to become biggest car exporter to U.S.” Felix Marquez. 21 February 2014. Arizona Daily Star.

Democrats grind gears in Obama’s attempt to update NAFTA”. Alexander Panetta. 20 February 2014. The Vancouver Sun.  

Kuhn to acquire Brazil’s Montana. Neil Lyon. 18 February 2014. The Land.

Chinchilla defends road map to join Pacific Alliance as candidates reserve judgment“. Zach Dryer. 18 February 2014. The Tico Times.

Why Costa Rica Should Not Join the Trans Pacific Partnership“. Jaime Lopez. 14 February 2014. Costa Rica Star.

Globoaves returns to Gulfood to cement its business“. Marcos Carrieri. 14 February 2014. ArabBrazilian Chamber of Commerce.

How to Strengthen NAFTA’s Next 20 Years“. Joseph Parilla and Alan Berube. 12 February 2014. The Brookings Institute blog.

Raising Wages in Mexico Could Sharply Reduce Illegal Immigration, Experts Say“. 12 February 2012. Luis Vieria. The Independent Voter Network (IVN).

Canada’s beef with harmful U.S. law on meat labeling“. Canadian Manufacturing. 11 February 2014.

México por primera vez es categoría A“. Carmen Luna. 6 February 2014. La Razón.

Risco de racionamento de água no interior de São Paulo é alto“. Lucas Sampaio. 4 February 2014. Folha de São Paulo.

South Dakota Corn Growers Please With Senate Farm Bill Approval“. Radio 570 WNAX. 4 February 2014.

Renewed and Growing Interest in Mexico as a Free Trade Partner“. Frontera NorteSur. 3 February 2014. Mexidata.com

Transportation – Outlook 2014: High Hopes for CETA“. 3 February 2014. Daily Business Buzz (Halifax, New Brunswick).

January 2014

Andrés Oppenheimer: Summit in Cuba was mostly political tourism“. Andrés Oppenheimer. 31 Janaury 2014. The Miami Herald.

Wheat prices range 22.6% in Southern Brazil“. 30 January 2014. BlackSeaGrain.net

Uruguay: Permanent Residency Proposal for Mercosur Nationals“. PanAm Post Staff. 30 January 2014. PanAm Post.

Montanans split on trade agreement“. Tom Lutey. 28 January 2014. Billings Gazette via the Missoulian.

MegaProject 162: Paraná launches US$1.5b highway PPP project“. Miguel Martin. 28 January 2014. InfraPPP World.

Mexico’s energy reforms promise to create abundant opportunities for U.S. firms“. 24 January 2014. Market Watch The Wall Street Journal. BBVA Compass.

US-Brazil cotton dispute may fuel trade war”.  Rob Hotakainen. 23 January 2014. McClatchy Washington Bureau.

Obama EPA Funding Schemes in Mexico as “Integration” Proceeds”. Alex Newman. 22 January 2014. The New American.

 “Social Corporate Responsibility in Brazil: Making a Difference”. Rodrigo Ramos de Arruda Campos. 21 January 2014. Mondaq.

NAFTA a Clear Roadmap for Agricultural Export Benefits of Free Trade Agreements”. Philip Seng. 20 January 2014. National Hog Farmer.

New CSMA Report Demonstrates that LTE and Television Services can Coexist in Brazil“. 17 January 2014. The Sacramento Bee.

U.S. lays out goals for North American Free Trade Agreement“. 17 January 2014. The Toronto Star.

US senators urge fair poultry trade in TPP talks“. World Poultry. 16 January 2014.  [Poultry Production in the Americas]

EPA Report Predicts Pebble Mine could devastate Alaska salmon runs“. Suzanna Caldwell. 15 January 2014. Alaska Dispatch.

December 2013

BNDES approves US$635mn loan for Viracopas airport operator“. 31 December 2013. Daniel Bland. BN Americas.

Mexican import tariffs won’t apply to US grain“. 30 December 2013. Agra-net.com

Satélite Túpac Katari será lanzado al espacio el 20 de diciembre de 2013“. 20 December 2013. La Patria, Bolivia – Nacional.

Could Philadelphia Be the Next Houston?” Zack Needles. 17 December 2013. The Legal Intelligencer.

Agroexportaciones no tradicionales peruanas crecieron 7.3% a octubre del 2013“. 15 December 2013. Andina, Agencia Peruana de Noticias.

Cement companies invest in new facilities in the Brazilian city of Adrianópolis“. Louise Fordham. 13 December 2013. WorldCement.com.

Brazil’s US$15bn Rio-São Paulo bullet train tender on hold until 2015“. Daniel Bland. 12 December 2013. Business News Americas.

High expectations for Argentina’s poultry sector“. Maria de los Angeles. 11 December 2013. WorldPoultry.net.

Apocalypse, New Jersey: A Dispatch From America’s Most Desperate Town“. Matt Taibbi. 11 December 2013. Rolling Stone.

Detriot is Ruled Eligible for Bankruptcy“.  Will Vlasic and Monica Davey. 3 December 2013. The New York Times.

G6 Alliance plans expansion to Trans-Pacific West Coast and Trans-Atlantic trades“. 3 December 2013. Port News.

Argentina’s Malvinas claim reaffirmed by Mercosur associate member, Guyana“. 2 December 2013. MercoPress.

Mexican farmers protest ‘low-priced’ products“. 1 December 2013. Press TV.

February 2013

20 years on, NAFTA still stings in Ypsilanti, Mich.” Jason Margolis. 29 November 2013. Al Jazeera America.

China signs trade deals with Latin American countries“. Ians. 28 November 2013. The Free Press Journal.

Pa. banks suffer 40 precent profit drop this year“. Jeff Blumenthal. 27 November 2013. Philadelphia Business Journal.

Cidade de 4.000 habitantes no PR vai tirar luz de esterco de porcos“.                    Felipe Gutierrez. 19 November 2013. Folha de São Paulo.

In the Middle of Mexico, a Middle Class Rises“. Damien Save. 18 November 2013. The New York Times.

Oregon agriculture has benefited from NAFTA“. 17 November 2013. The Argus Observer.

U.S. may shift focus to strenghtening institutions in Mexico“. Alfredo Corchado. 16 November 2013. The Dallas Morning News.

Mercosul apresentará proposta conjunta para TLC com UE, diz Mujica“. 15 November 2013. Zero Hora.

Another way to explain who we are: The 15 types of communities that make up America“. Reid Wilson. 12 November 2013.  The Washington Post.

The Energy Picture, Then and Now“. Michael Totty. 12 November 2013. The Wall Street Journal.

Q&A: Brazilian farmer to halve corn acres. Luis Vieira. 11 November 2013. Agriculture.com.

A recycled future“. José Pedro Martins.  4 November 2013. Latinamerica Press. .

LatAm lacks in energy integration“. Marianela Jorroud. 2 November 2013. Buenos Aires Herald.

Can San Diego learn to love trade?“. Dan McSwain. 2 November 2013. U-T San Diego.

October 2013

Revitalization of the Tie-Up Among NAFTA Countries is Urged“. Jonathan Horn. 30 October 2013. U-T San Diego.

When Blocs Collide“. José Luis Machinea. 22 October 2013. Project Syndicate.

ArborGen Launches Brazilian Eucalyptus Seedling Business“. 22 October 2013. MarketWatch: The Wall Street Journal.  Freeze Tolerant Eucalyptus.

Jean Charest ‘very happy’ about Canada-European Union trade deal“. 18 October 2013. The Montreal Gazette.

Egypt clears beef imports from Paraná“. Isaura Daniel. Brazil-Arab News Agency.

Paraguay’s Cartes vetoes grain export tax“. UPI News. 17 October 2013.

Free Trade Agreements: The Bypassing of Democracy to Institute Economic Plunder“. Colin Todhunter. Global Research, Centre for Research on Globalization. 14 October 2013.

Transformation Plan: Luiz Alberto Kuster, CEO of ABV, shares his vision for turning São Paulo’s Campinas Viracopos airport into the leading gateway in the region“. Routes News 2013, Issue 6. “Sugar Low is $300 Million Aid Headache for U.S. Taxpayers (1)“. Alan Bjerga and Marvin G. Perez. Bloomberg News. 9 October 2013.

Why North America needs an energy free trade zone“. Merrill Matthews.   Dallas News. 9 October 2013.

Conab continuará vendendo milho a preço subsidiado“. Rural Pecuária.                9 Outubro 2013.

Our Opinion: Cheaper imports haven’t delivered promised growth“. Morning Sentinel. 9 October 2013.

Protectionist Policies Stagnate Mercosur Countries“. Juan de Onis.  World Affairs. 7 October 2013.

Suit against Quebec fracking ban show perils of free trade deals, say critics“. Beltrame, Julian. Edmonton Journal: The Canadian Press. 3 October 2013.

Drive! Moving Tennessee’s Automotive Sector Up the Value Chain“. Mark Muro, Scott Andes, Kenan Fikri, Martha Ross, Jessica Lee, Neil Ruiz, and Nick Marchio. Brookings Advanced Industries Series. Metropolitan Policy Program. The Brookings Institution. 4 October 2013.

Weddin Shire farms under threat of foreign ownership?” The Grenfell Record. 4 October 2013.

Caída de los granos en Chicago“. El Sitio Avícola. 1 October 2013.

Nuevo récord en relación de precios de pollo vivo y maíz“. El Sitio Avícola. 1 October 2013.

Pelos Caminhos de Desenvolvimento de Goiás“* Macedo, Cleomar Teles e Campos, Paulo Borges Jr. Data não conhecida.  *artigo não é de uma fonte de notícias mas é um projeto feito por uma faculdade goiana.

September 2013

Nafta Surfance Trade Grows 6.8%“. Transport Topics. 30 September 2013.

How Mexico is Becoming an Economic Powerhouse and Immigrant Destination“. Hardzinski, Brian. Public Radio Tulsa.  University of Tulsa (Oklahoma). 27 September 2013.

Icetex: Estalló la burbuja“. Sebastián López, Juan M. Elespectador.com.            25 September 2013.

La avicultura colombiana frente a los Tratados de Libre Comercio” Wright, Chris. El Sitio Avícola. 17 September 2013.

‘If Brazil devalues, Uruguay will follow’, President Mujica tells farmers“. MercoPress: South Atlantic News Agency. 11 September 2013.

Brazil Increases Purchases of Kansas Wheat“. Wisconsin AgConnection. 13 September 2013.

Brazil’s Cattalini to boost terminal capacity at Paranaguá port by 80%“.      Bland, Daniel.  Business News Americas. 9 September 2013.

Vamol looks to gain market share in Arab countries“. Brazil-Arab News Agency. 2 September 2013.

August 2013

Mexico: Energy reform plan leavse state as sole owner of oil reserves“. GlobalPost. 24 August 2013.e.“““”. ”.”.”.

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