8 The Great Offensive Wall of Mexico: Border Blues

@inproceedings{Chaichian20148TG,
  title={8 The Great Offensive Wall of Mexico: Border Blues},
  author={Mohammad A. Chaichian},
  year={2014}
}
This chapter explains that it was the trans-border treaty of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that became instrumental in changing the dynamics of migration between Mexico and the United States (U.S.), unleashing an uncontrollable north-bound flow of migrant workers. Signed in 1993 by Mexico, the U.S., and Canada and implemented in early 1994 NAFTA was intended to open the doors for free trade between the three countries, particularly related to import and export of agricultural… Expand