On April 2, Shannon K. O’Neil presented her book Two Nations Indivisible: Mexico, the United States, and the Road Ahead. The senior fellow for Latin America Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, O’Neil discussed Mexico's overlooked successes as well as the challenges of U.S.–Mexico relations including immigration, economic integration, and drug trafficking.
- Shannon K. O’Neil, author of Two Nations Indivisible: Mexico, the United States, and the Road Ahead (April 2013) and the Senior Fellow for Latin America Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
- Lisa M. Schineller, Managing Director, Sovereign Ratings & Economist, Latin America, Standard & Poors (discussant)
- Christopher Sabatini, Senior Director of Policy, Americas Society/Council of the Americas and Editor-in-Chief, Americas Quarterly (moderator)