About mexicobigdata

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far mexicobigdata has created 32 blog entries.

Farmers in the Midwest are anxious about NAFTA

Uncertainty over trade is the last thing they need Print edition | United States Jun 29th 2017 | CHICAGO “I HAVE always told you that I will either renegotiate or terminate NAFTA,” said President Donald Trump at a recent rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He had been about to pull out of the North [...]

By |2017-07-04T16:53:40-06:00July 4th, pm704|NAFTA|0 Comments

8 Ways Technology Is Improving Your Health

by Karen Reed Wednesday, February 22, 2017 We hear all the time about how technology is bad for us. Since the introduction of computers, we spend more time sitting at a desk than moving around at work. We have created this sedentary lifestyle that is causing havoc in our overall life. What if I were [...]

By |2017-05-16T10:14:22-06:00May 16th, am516|English, General English|0 Comments

Facing Trump, Mexicans Think the Unthinkable: Leaving Nafta

By ELISABETH MALKINJAN. 24, 2017 Source: New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/24/world/americas/trump-mexico-nafta.html?action=click&contentCollection=Economy&module=RelatedCoverage&region=EndOfArticle&pgtype=article MEXICO CITY — Not long ago, any suggestion that Mexico might walk away from the North American Free Trade Agreement would have been met with utter disbelief. That was before Donald J. Trump was elected president of the United States. Free trade is a [...]

By |2017-01-25T12:13:12-06:00January 25th, pm125|NAFTA|0 Comments

How has NAFTA affected the U.S. economy?

NAFTA's Economic Impact Authors: James McBride, Senior Online Writer/Editor, Economics, and Mohammed Aly Sergie Updated: July 26, 2016 Introduction The North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, is a three-country accord negotiated by the governments of Canada, Mexico, and the United States that entered into force in January 1994. NAFTA’s terms, which were implemented [...]

By |2017-01-14T13:52:22-06:00January 14th, pm114|NAFTA|0 Comments

Mexico 2017 OECD Economic Survey reforms are paying off

1. OECD ECONOMIC SURVEY OF MEXICO 2017 www.oecd.org/eco/surveys/economic-survey-mexico.htm Reforms are paying off 10 January 2017, Ciudad Mexico 2. Productivity growth is picking up Note: Shaded areas show projections for 2016 and 2017. Source: OECD Economic Outlook 100 database. 2 3. Reforms affected many states and sectors but others lag behind Examples of frontier sectors [...]

By |2017-01-10T12:36:12-06:00January 10th, pm110|General English|0 Comments

Advantages of NAFTA Donald Trump ignores

By Kimberly Amadeo Updated December 08, 2016 NAFTA created the world’s largest free trade area of 450 million people. It's an economic powerhouse of $20.08 trillion, as measured by Gross Domestic Product (GDP). That's because it links the economies of the United States ($17.97 trillion), Canada ($1.6 trillion), and Mexico ($2.2 trillion). That trade area is greater [...]

By |2017-01-14T11:54:16-06:00December 14th, pm1214|NAFTA|0 Comments

North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) – Facts

NAFTA Partners: Canada and the United States implemented a free trade pact in 1989. In 1994, NAFTA broadened the free trade area to include Mexico. NAFTA Economy: Today NAFTA covers a North American economy with a combined output of US$17.0 trillion. NAFTA Population: The NAFTA region is home to 444.1 million people, 33.3 million [...]

By |2017-01-14T11:54:31-06:00December 1st, pm1201|NAFTA|0 Comments

Top 8 Trends for 2016 Big Data by Tableau

The year 2015 was an important one in the world of big data. What used to be hype became the norm as more businesses realized that data, in all forms and sizes, is critical to making the best possible decisions. In 2016, we’ll see continued growth of systems that support non-relational or unstructured forms [...]

By |2016-12-01T18:18:17-06:00December 1st, pm1201|General English|0 Comments

5 Organizations Fighting Poverty in Mexico

The Borgen Project 16JUN2015 According to a study made by the Mexican government agency, Consejo Nacional de Evaluación de la Política de Desarollo Social (CONEVAL), there were 53.3 million people living in poor conditions in 2012. This number equates to 45.4 percent of Mexico’s total population. In Mexico, poverty is strictly linked to the [...]

By |2016-12-01T14:00:25-06:00December 1st, pm1201|General English|0 Comments

OPEC reaches a deal to cut production

Oil prices surge as Saudi Arabia and Iran sign on to a deal at OPEC’s meeting in Vienna Dec 3rd 2016 | VIENNA EXACTLY two years after Saudi Arabia coaxed its fellow OPEC members into letting market forces set the oil price, it has performed a nifty half-pirouette. On November 30th it led members [...]

By |2016-12-01T18:54:08-06:00December 1st, pm1201|General English|0 Comments