Belén Fernández García is a researcher and professor (FPU) in the Political Science Department of the University of Granada. She has completed two research stints at the 'Düsseldorf Party Research Institute' (Germany) and the 'Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research' (The Netherlands). She has two recent publications in academic journals on political communication ("Political Participation and New Technologies of Communication in Spain") and populism ("Emergent anti-establishment political parties in Europe: exploring lessons from Southern Europe"), and has participated in several national and international political science congresses.
The global economy would be threatened by the emergence of neo-protectionist measures in the First World countries.
After an agreement signed in 2001 with Hugo Chávez, Cuba began exporting professional services (mainly health personnel) to Venezuela, which bought 75% of these services.
Spain and Portugal are two of the countries that hardest hit by the economic crisis in Europe.
To understand the prospects for financial markets in 2019, we need to remember the uncertainty and volatility of 2018.
The sluggishness in Europe is more evident, given our high degree of external openness.