Council of the America's Vice President Eric Farnsworth and Latin American Herald Tribune Editor Russ Dallen sit down with China's CCTV and Phillip Yin to discuss the economic year past in Latin America and what lies ahead for the continent in 2014, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela.
Council of the America's Vice President Eric Farnsworth and Latin American Herald Tribune Editor-in-chief Russ Dallen sit down with China's CCTV and Phillip Yin to discuss the economic year past in Latin America and what lies ahead for the continent in 2014.
Eric Farnsworth is Vice President of the Council of the Americas. Prior to joining the Council, he oversaw Latin American policy in the White House Office of the Special Envoy for the Americas, having cut his teeth at the U.S. Department of State. He is a member of the Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy of the US Department of State; a Senior Associate with the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS); a member of the George Washington University Western Hemisphere Advisory Board; and the past Chairman (2000-2002) of the Greater Washington Board of Trade Western Hemisphere Task Force. A Harry S.Truman Scholar, Farnsworth holds a Masters from Princeton University.
Russ Dallen is Editor-in-chief of the Latin American Herald Tribune. Dallen was a Fellow at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs in New York, Senior Fellow at the United Nations Association of the USA, an American Fellow in the European Union Visitors Program, the Harold W. Rosenthal Fellow for the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations in Washington, D.C., and a Center Fellow at the Center for the Study of the Presidency. Dallen holds a B.A. in both Economics and Political Science, a Bachelors and a Masters in Law, and a Diploma in International Law. He attended Oxford University as a United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office Scholar and attended Columbia University as a Harry S. Truman Scholar.
Phillip Yin is the anchor of CCTV Americas. He was previously an anchor & reporter for Bloomberg Television in New York and an anchor & correspondent for CNBC Television in Singapore and Hong Kong. Yin has an MBA from Georgetown University and an undergraduate Business degree from the University of Washington.