Venezuelan crisis in the context of presidential elections

 
PIIS0044748X0002314-4-1
DOI10.31857/S0044748X0002314-4
Publication type Article
Status Published
Authors
Occupation: Chief of laboratory
Affiliation: Institute for Latin America of RAS
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Journal nameLatinskaia Amerika
EditionIssue 12
Pages37-48
Abstract

The article discusses the situation in the country on the eve of the elections, the programs of the main candidates and the results of the voting. It is concluded that the presidential control over the institutions of power in the country has been significantly strengthened, despite a significant drop in the living standards of the population. Reasons for this are identified. The author comes to the conclusion about the possibility of further deepening of the crisis and the need to implement an anti-crisis plan, roviding for making adjustments to the economic and political course and attracting external sources of funding.

KeywordsMaduro, elections, crisis, control, institutes, prospects, financing
Received25.12.2018
Publication date25.12.2018
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