Emanuel Bourges Espinosa

Emanuel Bourges Espinosa is pursuing a PhD in Political Science and International Studies at the University of Birmingham in the UK. His previous research centered on the Spanish transition to democracy, and his current focus is on industrial relations in interwar Britain. He received a master's degree in government and public affairs from the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

In Mexico, the Signing of the USMCA Was a Victory for Neoliberalism

February 13, 2019

President López Obrador has the opportunity to implement the USMCA in a better way than the Salinas and Peña Nieto administrations did. At the beginning of 2018, it seemed that a US withdrawal from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was both possible and likely. US President Donald J....

López Obrador’s Personal Safety Is Mexico’s Stability

July 25, 2018

By foregoing the use of a security detail, Mexico’s president-elect is putting public interest at risk. On July 1, Andrés Manuel López Obrador was elected as Mexico’s new president. His victory marked a historic day for the country: López Obrador is the first left-wing presidential candidate to become successful in...