Ralph Watkins, a senior international trade analyst at the U.S. International Trade Commission, also sees room for improvement.
Widespread individual tax evasion forces the government to raise more revenue from business.
also favors reforms that give companies more flexibility in how they use workers, and faster regulatory approvals.
has studied the impact of China on Mexican exports and believes Mexico has certain advantages over China.
Many are due to its proximity and integration with the U.S. economy.
says, is most competitive in products with a high weight-to-value ratio, such as motor vehicles, auto parts, large-screen TVs, and major household appliances.
According to Ralph Watkins, a senior international trade analyst at the U.S. International Trade Commission, "If you go to Monterey, it has a very good secondary education.
They try to train students for the jobs that are out there.
Lots of jurisdictions are not as enlightened.
They don't have linkages between schools and businesses."
, whose analytical work is well-known among those who study border economics, made it clear that he
was expressing his
views and not those of his