World Affairs Council of Greater Houston presents The Venezuela Crisis & the Road Ahead: Ricardo Hausmann & Francisco Monaldi
Ricardo Hausmann is an Economist serving as the Director of the Center for International Development at Harvard University. He is also a professor of the Practice of Economic Development at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. He began his career in Venezuela as a Professor of Economics at the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administracion (IESA) in Caracas. He later served as Chair of the IMF-World Bank Development Committee.Francisco Monaldi is a Professor in the Latin America energy policy at the Center for Energy Studies, the Mexico Center and the Latin America Initiative at the Baker Institute at Rice University. Prof. Monaldi is also a professor and the founding director of the Center for Energy and the Enviorment at IESA in Caracas.