VENEZUELA: ¿Un Maduro Más Duro? Venezuela After Chávez


Professor Javier Corrales analyzes the factors that may influence how Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro chooses to act in his new role.

When Hugo Chávez took office in 1999, most Venezuela-watchers set their eyes on one major question: What was Chávez going to do with the political regime he inherited? This year, as Venezuela inaugurates the first post-Chávez administration under Nicolás Maduro, the question is the same: What will Maduro do with the political regime he inherited?

Javier Corrales
Publication date: 
January 15, 2013
Publication type: 
Berkeley Review of Latin American Studies Article