skip to main content

COVID-19 Information and Guidance

Research Library

Mexico Center

Center for Energy Studies | Center for the U.S. and Mexico

How development drives conflict in Mexico

Adrian Duhalt | Pamela Lizette Cruz

How development drives conflict in Mexico.

By Ivonne Cruz, Adrian Duhalt and Pamela Lizette Cruz

The number of energy-related social conflicts in Mexico has risen dramatically over the last several years. The authors review the reasons for these conflicts and the social impact assessments that should be required for firms developing energy projects in Mexico.