| Oct 22, 2016

The Mexican narcotics industry’s escalation stems from weak internal governance and a high demand for drugs in the US. While there have been relative successes in fighting the violent trade, they have mainly occurred in areas with stronger economies and political institutions. However, without an effective US-Mexico relationship, the fight against violent cartels will suffer.

This video includes references to the Eurasia Group Foundation, now known as the Institute for Global Affairs.

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