Francisco Rodríguez

Francisco Rodríguez

Francisco Rodriguez is Chief Economist at Torino Capital

What Should Venezuela Do about COVID-19?

[The original version of this piece was published in Spanish on] The spread of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to a global pandemic, and its arrival in Venezuela is one of the main threats that our country will have to face in these...

15O: Fraud or Fatigue?

Brexit. The Colombian referendum. Trump. And now, in Venezuela, another did-that-just-happen election result: on October 15, the wildly unpopular ruling coalition won 17 of 23 governorships. This, just two years after the opposition trounced the ruling coalition in...

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Geoff Ramsey

Geoff Ramsey

Director for Venezuela @GRamsey_LatAm

David Smilde

David Smilde

WOLA Senior Fellow and the Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations at Tulane University


Kristen Martinez-Gugerli

Venezuela Program Associate