Failing State

Bogan, Jesse; Dolan, Kerry A.; Helman, Christopher; Vardi, Nathan
December 2008
Forbes Asia;12/22/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 22, p58
The article presents information on the political and economic condition of Mexico and the impact of the U.S. recession on the country. It mentions that drugs-related violence in the country is increasing and there have been more than 4,300 drug-related deaths in Mexico in 2008. The country is also facing a precipitous drop in oil prices and the crushing effects of a deep U.S. recession.


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