Update: The Venezuelan Economy in the Chávez Years
Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research
Keywords: Hugo Chavez; National budget; Unemployment rate
This paper is an update of CEPR’s July 2007 overview of the Venezuelan economy, and includes the latest available data (at the time of publication) for growth, employment, poverty, budget information, and other data. The paper notes continued progress in economic growth, poverty reduction, employment, and health and education indicators.