GEOPOLITICAL LAB

Mexican dependence to yellow corn

 

The following map shows the anchor points or US agribusinesses in Mexico that promete dependence on the purchase and sale of yellow corn produced in the well-known Corn Belt in the northen United States.

By: Instituto de Política Internacional

 

Piracy and Hegemony in Southeast Asia

 

Given the importance that Southeast Asia has acquired in recent years as a strategic space for the continuity of US hegemony, the phenomenon of piracy in the region, as a form of expression of uneven capitalist develpment, has been tactically exploited by the goverment of the United States of America as part of its strategy of local containment of the interests of its main economic competitor: the People´s Republic of China. 

By: Daniel Silva Narváez

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