Strategic Sector Analyses

Energy Sector Review

The Hunt Institute for Global Competitiveness has published an Energy Sector Review for the Paso del Norte region, examining the wealth of resources in the area, the degree to which the region and the rest of the continent relies on them, as well as illuminating some of the natural and artificial boundaries that shape and impact this international energy sector. The review analyzes markets and regulatory structures within the region’s multiple jurisdictions, identifying incentives, barriers, and underutilized potential.

[Published November 2016]

Paso del Norte Economic Indicator Review

The Paso del Norte region’s significance as a geo-strategic corridor has grown considerably, making it one of the most critical trade centers along the U.S.-Mexico border. This report classifies trade in the following four categories: population, employment, export-oriented manufacturing firms, and ports of trade. Our analysis confirms the region’s significance and demonstrates the need to expedite the flow of trade and add value along supply chains passing through the region to strengthen and secure a position on a national and international level.

[Published April 2015]