Is Rational Exuberance Just Around the Corner?

Nov 16, 2012 / By César Melgoza

The American economy may be poised for a recovery, but it will take cooperation from both sides of the aisle and solid leadership from the White House. Several recent articles in The Wall Street Journal point to the possibility of a very rational model for recovery. [...]

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¡God Bless América!

Jul 10, 2012 / By César Melgoza

As the earth turns its 237th revolution around the sun since the Revolutionary War gave birth to our nation back in 1776 we must ask ourselves, “What has America become?” What seems generally accepted is that we ARE a nation of immigrants. What seems to change is that some immigrant waves are more acceptable than others. Nonetheless, the reason for immigration remains constant, that we need a vibrant labor force to help build the nation’s future. [...]

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The Growth Majority and the New American Mainstream

May 04, 2012 / By César Melgoza

Presented at AZHCC’s Business Symposium, Transforming Arizona’s Economy (May 4, 2012) Thank you very much Gonzalo, the more I get to know you, the more I admire your professionalism and I believe Arizona is fortunate to have a leader like you during these challenging times.  It’s a pleasure to be with you on this very [...]

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Why Bilinguals Are Smarter

Mar 28, 2012 / By César Melgoza

I recently read an article entitled Why Bilinguals Are Smarter – sent to me by my sister who is an instructor of young children in California in a “dual immersion” Spanish/English school. The article is a must read and wake-up call to our American-centric culture that for too long has under-emphasized the role of other languages. As Tom Friedman has pointed out, “The World is Flat” and as... [...]

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