Monica de Bolle, Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Eric Farnsworth, Vice President, Americas Society/Council of the Americas (moderator)
What can we expect to come out of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's visit to Washington, DC, on June 30? What are the main issues to consider with bilateral U.S.-Brazil relations going forward? Experts weighed in on the upcoming agenda for Barack Obama and Rousseff, trade expectations between the countries, and Brazil's main economic recovery needs at home.
As Rousseff breaks the ice in Washington on June 30, experts outline the potential for relations between the two countries. ... Play Video
AS/COA Online spoke with experts about evolving relations between Brazil and the United States, particularly in light of President Dilma Rousseff's meeting with her counterpart Barack Obama on June 30. Experts outline the potential for closer ties between the countries on economic and political fronts.
President Barack Obama put immigration front and center on the U.S. national agenda with his announcement last November that he would take executive action to protect several million undocumented immigrants from deportation, among other things.