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Beyond the grim headlines, a more hopeful Mexico

Two Nations Indivisible illuminates Mexico's political, economic, and social transformations over the last three decades and why these changes matter for the United States.

“a lucid and timely correction to the many myths that have long plagued the U.S.-Mexico relationship”

Moises Naim, Author of The End of Power

“well written and engrossing”

Robert E. Rubin, former U.S. Treasury Secretary

The Hidden Refugee Crisis in the Western Hemisphere

Brazil Cuba El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Immigration Latin America Mexico United States Venezuela The Hidden Refugee Crisis in the Western Hemisphere

While much attention is rightly focused on Syria and the Middle East, there are a growing number of refugees in the Western Hemisphere. The largest group comes from Central America’s...

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Latin America's Populist Hangover

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In my piece published in the November/December 2016 issue of Foreign Affairs, I lay out the economic and political characteristics of populism, analyze why it is receding in Latin America today,...

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United States and Mexico Get Down to Business

Marketplace - March 23, 2016

Shannon O’Neil explores economic relations between the United States and Mexico as government officials from both countries meet in Mexico for the annual High Level Economic Dialogue.