April 12, 2021

Latam

ECUADOR: Lasso thwarts revival of left-leaning populism but going will be tough

BY Nicholas Watson

Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on reddit

Report Contents

Listen to our reports with a personalized podcasts through your Amazon Alexa or Apple devices audio translated into several languages

( 3 mins) Former president Rafael Correa (2007-2017) suffered a resounding defeat yesterday, 11 April, as his proxy presidential candidate Andres Arauz lost to the conservative former banker Guillermo Lasso in a run-off vote. With 98% of votes counted, Lasso of the center-right Creating Opportunities (CREO) party was on 52.48% and Arauz was on 47.52%; the difference amounts […]

Register for FREE to read the rest of this report.

More by Nicholas Watson