pleased to announce that Professor Denise Dresser will
discuss "Upward Mobility or Downward Drift: The Implications
ofNAFTA in Mexico" as part of its lecture series on "The Pacific
Rim and the United States."
Professor Dresser teaches political science at Mexican
Autonomous Technical Institute. She has served as a political
analyst in the Mexican Ministry for Foreign Affairs and has held
several research positions, including the visiting research
fellowship at the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies at the
University of California, San Diego. She has received a number of
other fellowships and scholarships, including a Fulbright
Professor Dresser graduated from El Colegio de Mexico in
1983 and received an M.A. degree from Princeton University in
1987. She is completing her doctoral dissertation at Princeton.