Human trafficking is a complex issue in the twenty-first century. Trafficking in persons is a major human rights violation that leads to exploitation of vulnerable persons. Increased globalization and refined trafficking techniques have established a strong trafficking route between Mexico and the United States. This paper analyzes the issue of human trafficking for sexual exploitation between Mexico and the U.S. It examines policies that contribute to the scale of the problem, both in the U.S. and Mexico. Finally, this paper recommends ways to implement policy to significantly decrease human trafficking between the two countries based on a provided set of criteria.
"Solving Human Trafficking Between Mexico and the United States,"
Pepperdine Policy Review: Vol. 9, Article 4.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.pepperdine.edu/ppr/vol9/iss1/4