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Obama Administration Faces Diplomatic Isolation in Latin America on Venezuela
Op-ed by Oliver Stone and Mark Weisbrot in The Boston Globe, March 22, 2014

John Kerry Doubles Down on Venezuela, Despite Being Alone
Column by Mark Weisbrot in The Guardian, March 20, 2014

Reports

A Statistical Note on the April 14 Venezuelan Presidential Election and Audit of Results

May 2013, David Rosnick and Mark Weisbrot

Adjusting for Polling Biases in Venezuela’s 2012 Presidential Election

October 2012, David Rosnick

Venezuela's Economic Recovery: Is It Sustainable?

September 2012, Mark Weisbrot and Jake Johnston

Decreasing Inequality Under Latin America’s “Social Democratic” and “Populist” Governments: Is the Difference Real?

October 2011, Juan A. Montecino

Obama’s Latin America Policy: Continuity Without Change
May 2011, Mark Weisbrot

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The Americas Blog

Human Rights Watch Should Stick to the Facts on Venezuela

Human Rights Watch Should Stick to the Facts on Venezuela

FiveThirtyEight Gets it Wrong on Venezuela

USAID Subversion in Latin America Not Limited to Cuba

Media Distortions about Venezuela Not Just a Problem in the U.S.

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Latin America Data Bytes

Venezuela: GDP Rebounds on Strong Construction Growth
December 13, 2011 (Latin America Data Byte)
En Español

Venezuela: GDP Contracts after First-Quarter Surge
September 7, 2011 (Latin America Data Byte)
En Español

Venezuela: GDP Shows Strong Gains in Q1 2011
June 6, 2011 (Latin America Byte)
En Español

Op-Eds & Columns

SICAD II is Important Step Toward Resolving Exchange Rate Problem in Venezuela

Mark Weisbrot
US News & World Report, April 10, 2014
Opera Mundi, April 9, 2014
Últimas Noticias, April 6, 2014

En español | Em português

Obama Administration Faces Diplomatic Isolation in Latin America on Venezuela

Oliver Stone and Mark Weisbrot
The Boston Globe, March 22, 2014
La Jornada, March 28, 2014

En español

John Kerry Doubles Down on Venezuela, Despite Being Alone

Mark Weisbrot
The Guardian, March 20, 2014
La Jornada, March 30, 2014

En español | En Italiano

Venezuela’s Struggle, Widely Misrepresented, Remains a Classic Conflict Between Right and Left

Mark Weisbrot
The Guardian, March 4, 2014

Venezuela’s Struggle, Widely Misrepresented, Remains a Classic Conflict Between Right and Left

Mark Wiesbrot
The Guardian, February 3, 2014

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Events

The Legacy of Hugo Chávez: At Home and Abroad

Obama in Latin America: The U.S. Response to the Region’s Leftward Shift

Venezuelan Elections and the Institutionalization of Participatory Democracy

Venezuela after Chávez

Brown Bag: Venezuela's Electoral System and the Results of The Presidential Elections

Post-Neoliberalism in Latin America: A New Vision for Development

The Andes Initiative Presents: Panel on "The Revolution in Venezuela"

Latin America in the Obama Years: U.S. Intervention, Policy and Progress

Venezuela and the Chavez Government: Advances and Shortcomings

Venezuela from the Neutral Ground

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Press Releases

Economists Call on Media to Report "Overwhelming Evidence" Regarding Venezuelan Election Results

June 7, 2013

Statistical Study Shows That First Audit of Venezuelan Election is Decisive

May 9, 2013

Venezuelan Audit Can’t Find Any Different Result in Presidential Election, Statistical Analysis Shows

April 26, 2013

Maduro’s Win, Though Narrow, Likely Results from People’s Improved Living Standards in Chávez Era, says CEPR Co-Director

April 15, 2013

Chávez Re-Election Continues Trend of Left Governments Re-elected in South America

October 7, 2012

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Testimony

On the State of Democracy in Venezuela
June 24, 2004, Testimony of Mark Weisbrot before the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps, and Narcotics Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate)

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