Intellectual Origins of the Mexican Energy ReformSeptember 22, 2014
HOUSTON — This report, Market Comment 041, examines how the vision and legislation for the redesign of Mexico’s 2014 oil and power markets was informed by the experiences of other countries and regions, particularly, Norway, Brazil and the United States. The final shape of the reform also bears the stamp of Mexican traditional thinking about the State’s role in the energy sector. Table 1 provides a list of titles of legislation that forms part of...Read more
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|June 17, 2014||Public Policy Perspective No. 10031 - Permitting U.S. LNG exports to non-FTA countries — This report examines an imbroglio in official Washington regarding the process for granting export permits for LNG exports to countries with which the U.S. does not have a Free Trade Agreement (non-FTAs).||No. 10031|
|May 31, 2014||Public Policy Perspective No. 10030 - Benchmarking Public Tenders in Mexico. The current system of public-sector procurement came about in two laws that were promulgated on January 4, 2000...||No. 10030|
|August 26, 2013||Public Policy Perspective No. 10027 — Each of Mexico's three main political parties has released its framework for energy reform. These frameworks are more alike than they are different: they all seek their legitimacy from a correct reading of Mexico’s legal, political and ideological past.||No. 10027|
|August 9, 2013||Public Policy Perspective No. 10026 (August 7, 2013; revised August 9, 2013) — Questions to Ask About Enrique Peña Nieto's Energy Reform Proposal.||No. 10026|
|January 16, 2013||Public Policy Perspective No. 10025 — The Mexican Government's Offshore Entities in the Oil Sector. This report provides an overview of Pemex’s network of offshore companies, indicating benefits, criticism as well as potential harm to Pemex and the public interest if market governance and oversight are inadequate.||No. 10025|
|September 4, 2012||Public Policy Perspective No. 10024 — The Mexican Controversy About PMI. Provides an overview of both sides of the argument about Pemex’s offshore network of companies.||No. 10024|
|July 23, 2012||Public Policy Perspective No. 10023 — LPG Interests and the Elections. Natural gas offers superior value even when its BTU price is higher.||No. 10023|
|June 28, 2012||Public Policy Perspective No. 10022 — Mexican Spring: Notes on Mexican Presidential Cycles.||No. 10022|
|May 11, 2012||Public Policy Perspective 10021 — CNH 2.0 – Next congress must rewrite the charter and mandate of the National Hydrocarbons Commission.||No. 10021|
|October 25, 2011||Public Policy Perspective No. 10019 — Qui Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? Over‐reached by auditors against key Pemex staff (Spanish text).||No. 10019|
|October 25, 2011||Public Policy Perspective No. 10018 — Global Oil Industry Puzzled by Pemex Exec Sanctions. Auditors lacked knowledge of commodity market trades.||No. 10018|
|March 16, 2006||Public Policy Perspective No. 10013 — Las políticas de petróleo y gas en México. A briefing paper for the next government.||No. 10013|
|January 19, 2006||Public Policy Perspective No. 10014 — Rethinking Oil Policy in Mexico. Discussion of industry, institutional and policy issues.||No. 10014|