Eric L. Olson, Associate Director of the Latin American Program, joined a panel of experts in testifying before the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs on examining and addressing the root causes behind the rise in apprehensions at the southern border.

To watch the webcast go here. Olson's testimony is available for download below.


Michael Shifter
Inter-American Dialogue

Eric L. Olson
Associate Director, Latin American Program
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Eric Farnsworth
Vice President
Americas Society/Council of the Americas

Richard Jones
Deputy Regional Director for Global Solidarity and Justice in Latin America and the Caribbean
Catholic Relief Services

Bryan Roberts
Senior Economist
Econometrica, Inc.