Institute Mourns Madrazo

November 1, 1997

The Lincoln Institute mourns the sudden death of Ignacio Madrazo, a member of the Board of Directors from 1991 to 1997, who perished in a helicopter crash near Cuernavaca, Mexico, in August. Madrazo was head of state investments for the state of Morelos, Mexico. He brought to the Institute his knowledge of Latin American land policy and taxation issues, and he assisted in the creation and development of the Latin America program. He leaves his wife, Luz Lajous, and two sons, Luis and Alejandro.