In This Review

Petroleum and Mexico's Future
Petroleum and Mexico's Future
Edited by Pamela S. Falk
Westview Press, 1987, 124 pp

These papers by four Americans and three Mexicans go far beyond oil, which is just as well since, as René Villereal points out, although Mexico is the fourth-largest petroleum producer in the world, hydrocarbons represent only ten percent of its total national product. The political effects of Mexico's economic troubles and the future of trade with the United States are well treated by experts.