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The Huge Risk Facing Latin American Oil Companies

Francisco J. Monaldi

The Huge Risk Facing Latin American Oil Companies.

By Luisa Palacios and Francisco Monaldi

"The region’s national oil companies, especially in a few laggard countries like Venezuela and Mexico, must act quickly or be left behind by the global energy transition, with grim consequences for national economies," write the authors. They analyze how well countries across Latin America are poised to make the shift in Americas Quarterly.