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Looting Fuel Pipelines in Mexico

Adrian Duhalt

| Mexico
Looting Fuel Pipelines in Mexico.

The extent of fuel theft from pipelines in Mexico is now so great that it is becoming a serious financial burden for state-owned petroleum company Pemex and, more broadly, may pose a challenge to the implementation of policies designed to liberalize Mexico's gasoline market, writes postdoctoral fellow Adrian Duhalt.