CSWHT Western Hemispheric Trade Conference

23rd Annual Conference

April 3 - 5, 2019 | Laredo TX.

Texas A&M International University’s (TAMIU) A. R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business (ARSSB) announces the hosting its 23nd Annual Western Hemispheric Trade Conference.

The conference is sponsored by Texas A&M International University, the A. R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business, and the Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric Trade, in partnership with the Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas’s Facultad de Comercio, Administración y Ciencias Sociales.


You are cordially invited to submit papers for presentation at this conference which brings together academic researchers, practitioners, and policy makers to discuss an array of topics affecting the Western Hemisphere in today’s global business world.


Conference Hosts

23rd Conference Speakers

Dr. Craig VanGrasstek

Dr. Craig VanGrasstek
Adjunct Lecturer in
Public Policy,
J.F. Kennedy School of Government,
Harvard University

Dr. Steven A. Camarota

Dr. Steven A. Camarota
Director of Research,
Center for Immigration Studies

Dr. Alexandre Padilla

Dr. Alexandre Padilla
Associate Professor of Economics
and Director of the Exploring Economic Freedom Project,
Metropolitan State University of Denver

Dr. George. R. G. Clarke

Dr. George. R. G. Clarke
Distinguished Associate Professor, BBVA Compass Bank Group Chair
Texas A&M International University

Dr. Enrique Dussel Peters

Dr. Enrique Dussel Peters
Professor and Coordinator of the Center for México-China Studies,
School of Economics, National Autonomous University of México

23rd Conference Sponsors


CSWHT Conference Archive