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Prof. Edgardo Lander

Professor of Social Sciences at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas.

Edgardo Lander published a number of papers in 2015 examining the reasons for the economic and political crisis in Venezuela, highlighting how its oil dependence has distorted and corrupted a previously-promising revolution. Lander remains active in the Permanent Working Group on Alternatives to Development, sponsored by the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation.