We are working closely with Rice University to monitor the continued impact of Covid-19 on our community. The health and safety of our guests and staff are our top priority. All gatherings at Baker Hall through April 30 have been canceled. A current list of scheduled online events is available at bakerinstitute.org/events and will be updated with new webcasts and webinars. Please refer to emergency.rice.edu/coronavirus for additional information and updates.

First round of NAFTA renegotiations ends: What next?

On Sunday, negotiators from the United States, Canada and Mexico concluded the first round of talks aimed at overhauling the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Tony Payan, director of the Mexico Center, was interviewed by CGTN on NAFTA's global impact and what this first step in the renegotiation process could signal.