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Oct 26, 2018

With us on this Episode of the Global Cable is Former President of Mexico and Distinguished Global Leader-In-Residence Felipe Calderón to discuss important issues facing the world, the US-Mexico relationship, climate change and his time with us at the University of Pennsylvania, with Professor William Burke-White, the inaugural direct of Perry World House. 

Perry World House Distinguished Global Leader-In-Residence Felipe Calderón served as President of Mexico from 2006 to 2012. Prior to his presidency, Calderón was Secretary of Energy (and in that capacity Chairman of the Board of Pemex and CFE) and director of BANOBRAS (Public  Works Bank). He was also a Congressman, leader of the National Action Party (PAN) in the Congress, and Secretary General and National President of PAN.

0:28 - Introduction

1:10 - President Calderón's visit to PWH and Philadelphia

3:12 - The U.S. - Mexico Relationship and Trade

8:30 - Immigration Issues

15:30 - The Economic Case for Tackling Climate Change

27:00 - How to Embark on a Career in International Affairs

29:00 - Outro



Music and Produced by Tre Hester