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The Evolution of Mexican Democracy

José Woldenberg is a Mexican political scientist and sociologist who served as the first president of the Federal Electoral Institute of Mexico from 1996 to 2003. He was also a founding member of the political party Partido Socialista Unificado de Mexico (PSUM) and the former director of NEXOS magazine.

Presentation will be in Spanish; translation will not be provided. Attendance at this event is by invitation only. Lunch will be provided.

Click here to read a recap of Woldenberg's talk, authored by Mexico Center program administrator Lisa Guáqueta, in the Baker Institute Blog. 


Wed, April 2, 2014
noon - 1 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University
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Houston, Texas 77005
United States

R. Stockton Rush Conference Center