Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Venezuela panel: Cynthia J. Arnson, Michael Shifter and Otto J. Reich.
Latinvex asks leading experts about Venezuela’s uncertain outlook.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Will the unrest be squashed by President Nicolas Maduro or grow in force? To what degree is Maduro losing support among traditional Chavistas as a result of the freefall of the economy? Will Maduro be able to stay in power the next 12 months or will he be replaced by a Chavista or opposition figure?
Latinvex asked three experts. Our panel:
Cynthia J. Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Michael Shifter, president of the Inter-American Dialogue
Otto J. Reich, President, Otto Reich Associates and former US Ambassador to Venezuela and former US Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs.
Latinvex: Will the unrest be squashed by Maduro or grow in force?
Arnson: The protests ...