In an aggressive bid to develop an entrepreneurial economy, Mexico is graduating students in engineering and technology at rates that challenge the United States. But it isn’t producing jobs for them.
Oct. 17, 2012Engineering students at the Instituto Politecnico Nacional in Mexico City. Mexico is now producing as many or more engineers than the United States as it tries to move its economy beyond low-wage factory jobs. Dominic Bracco II/FOR THE WASHINGTON POST