Why Enrique Pena Nieto will win the Mexican election

Opinion: Americas

A significant section of the public, rightly or wrongly, now believes that his party can make the deals that are needed to restore the peace.

World Economic Forum Photo: Edgar Alberto Dominguez Catano
Mexican presidential candidate Enrique Pena Nieto.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Thursday, 06/28/2012 12:00 am EDT

There’s no point in talking about who’s going to win the Mexican presidential election on July 1. Enrique Pena Nieto is going to win it. What’s more interesting is why he’s going to win it.

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