Maiz de Cajete is an NGO that regularly carries out research and formulate public policy proposals with respect to environmental sustainability issues. It is main goal is to analyze the moral, economic, environmental, political and social limits of the current economic growth and development model, as well as to develop possible alternative life models based on conviviality and reciprocity between people and communities, fair trade and solidarity economies, environmental sustainability and social justice.
La planeación que ha llevado a cabo el gobierno de México en los últimos 40 años ha sido insuficiente para resolver la problemática hídrica en la que se encuentra el país. Una de las causas de este problema ha sido la forma particular en la que el gobierno ha dirigido la planeación hídrica: administrar la oferta y la demanda de agua sin consider…[Read more]
Alberto-Gabino Martínez Hernández deposited Geographical indications and environmental sustainability: An institutional analysis of Mezcal in the group Maiz de Cajete on Humanities Commons 3 months, 2 weeks ago
The objective of this master’s thesis is to analyse the most pressing institutional and environmental issues that surround the mezcal denomination of origin in Mexico since its legal protection in 1994. To carry out this research, the present work is divided in three chapters. The first chapter of the thesis presents a review of the most recent l…[Read more]
Alberto-Gabino Martínez Hernández deposited Replication and analysis of the paper “The financialization-offshoring nexus and the capital accumulation of US nonfinancial firms” by Auvray and Rabinovich (2019). in the group Maiz de Cajete on Humanities Commons 3 months, 2 weeks ago
The main purpose of this report is to replicate, to analyse and to describe the main findings obtained in the work of Auvray and Rabinovich (2019). To this end, different statistical models and techniques are employed to clean the datasets to arrive to similar results and graphs to the ones obtained by the authors in their original paper. The…[Read more]
Alberto-Gabino Martínez Hernández deposited Water exploitation in Mexico: a logistic regression model of the water rights system in the group Maiz de Cajete on Humanities Commons 3 months, 2 weeks ago
This presentation summarized the logistic regression model that was created to study the REPDA dataset of the water rights system in Mexico. The main goal was to verify whether the following hypothesis holds: has the water right system in Mexico led to an increase and concentration of water exploitation in Mexico? This was the first time that this…[Read more]
Alberto-Gabino Martínez Hernández deposited La curva ambiental de Kuznets: una revisión econométrica del caso de la industria mexicana de 1971 a 2011 in the group Maiz de Cajete on Humanities Commons 3 months, 2 weeks ago
La finalidad del siguiente trabajo es verificar si la hipótesis de la curva de Kutnetz ambiental se cumple y encontrar los efectos que tendría para nuestro país. Para tal efecto se diseño un modelo regresión lineal con el apoyo del software Stata. Algunas elasticidades fueron revisadas, así como también diversas pruebas como aquella de multic…[Read more]
Una serie de mapas para explicar el contexto de la cuenca Atoyac-Zahuapan. Este es el primero de varios materiales que se producirán para difusión y formación popular. Este material preliminar carece todavía de un mayor detalle y explicación y será añadido posteriormente.
Alberto-Gabino Martínez Hernández deposited Financialization and private finance in the agricultural sector of developing countries: exploring its socio-environmental impacts and alternative ways to finance the ecological transition in the group Maiz de Cajete on Humanities Commons 6 months, 3 weeks ago
The objective of the present essay is to shed light on the impacts of financialization and private finance on agriculture with a particular emphasis on developing countries, as well as alternative ways to finance the ecological transition. It will be studied the main social and environmental problems caused by financialization and private finance…[Read more]
The purpose of this manual is to disseminate the activities necessary for the propagation and management of the crop in the vivarium stage of the Agave potatorum Zucc., also known regionally as Maguey Tobalá or Papalométl.
This document is part of the project SIP2020-RE / 003 “Diagnosis project, Technology Transfer and Technical Support to m…[Read more]
Alberto-Gabino Martínez Hernández deposited Corporate social responsibility and geographical indications in the agricultural sector: towards a common framework to promote socio-ecological sustainability in the group Maiz de Cajete on Humanities Commons 7 months ago
The present paper tries to address up to what extent corporate social responsibility (CSR) might advance socio-ecological sustainability of the products with a geographical indication (GI), mainly in developing countries. To this end it would be addressed how agricultural firms became financialized in recent decades. It would be then presented how…[Read more]