"Will Venezuela Default?" Watch the Full AS/COA Debate

Thursday's event on Venezuela debt was pretty intense and well worth watching in full.


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Last Thursday at 6:00PM Caracas Time/5:30PM ET, the Americas Society and Council of the Americas hosted a panel to discuss Venezuela’s economic troubles, default scenarios, and what the government’s next move might be. 

It was a pretty intense debate.

In a volatile political context, with recently announced measures that seek to fight the recession in the midst of frightening economic indicators, experts go over the possible scenarios and implications of what’s yet to come.


  • Diego Ferro, Co-Chief Investment Officer, Greylock Capital
  • Jaime Reusche, Vice President and Senior Analyst, Sovereign Risk Group, Moody’s Investors Services
  • Martin Schubert, CEO, European InterAmerican Finance
  • Katia Porzecanski, Emerging Markets, Americas, Bloomberg News (moderator) @katiaporzo

We’ve uploaded the video so that those who couldn’t make it on time or feel like giving it another go can do so without having to waste any time looking for it.