Juan Ignacio Bartolomé and Mauro Lozano
Juan Ignacio Bartolomé is Professor of Economic Theory at the Complutense University and a member of Economists Facing the Crisis.
Mauro Lozano is an Economist. He has carried out his professional activity in Industry. He has held various positions in the public sector aimed at industrial and business restructuring.
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.