Venezuela: War for oil fuels economic crisis
With Venezuela’s inflation rate for May soaring to 6.1%, first quarter growth stagnating at 0.7%, and shortages afflicting a number of basic goods, speculation has been rife regarding the country’s economic future. But the current problems have more to do with the successes rather than the failures of Chavismo.
Web Reviews: States and revolution in Latin America
Like his first book, Dangl’s latest offering provides an opportunity for the subjects of the social changes underway in Latin America to speak for themselves and tell their own story.