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Mexico’s Water Dispute With U.S. a Symptom of Its Governance Crisis

Tony Payan

Mexico’s Water Dispute With U.S. a Symptom of Its Governance Crisis.

"Rather than apply more pressure on Mexico to seize control of its dams and release the water, officials in Washington and Texas should work together with their neighbors to address these challenges together and devise a more effective water-sharing system," writes Payan of the watersheds that straddle the U.S.-Mexico border. "The alternative is more conflict at all levels."  Read his op-ed in World Politics Review