Latin America’s New Turbulence: Mexico’s Stalled Reforms

April 2016
The long-ruling PRI staged a comeback in 2012 behind a young president touting a reformist agenda, but Enrique Peña Nieto’s early successes have been eclipsed by government underperformance and a continued failure to restore public security.

Mexico’s 2012 Elections: The Return of the PRI

January 2013

In July voting, the PRI regained control of the presidency that it had held for seven decades prior to the year 2000. Is this a “new” PRI, or will it return to its old authoritarian ways?