- Vladimir Werning, Executive Director and Head of Latin America Research, J.P. Morgan
- Adrienne Cheasty, Deputy Director, Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund
- Leandro Alves, Principal, Falvez Energy
Falling oil prices show a mixed impact on Latin America and the Caribbean, with exporters such as Venezuela and Colombia taking a hit and countries in Central America benefiting. On February 19, AS/COA hosted a discussion with experts from the private and public sector about the price of oil's impact on the region.