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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro(C) speaks in front of a computer used to mine crypto currency Ethereum at the International Science and Technology Fair (FITEC) in Caracas on December 3, 2017.
Venezuela is creating a digital currency to combat a financial blockade by the United States, President Nicolas Maduro announced Sunday. The Petro will be backed by Venezuela's oil and gas reserves and its gold and diamond holdings according to Maduro. / AFP PHOTO / PRESIDENCIA        (Photo credit should read PRESIDENCIA/AFP/Getty Images)
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro(C) speaks in front of a computer used to mine crypto currency Ethereum at the International Science and Technology Fair (FITEC) in Caracas on December 3, 2017.
Venezuela is creating a digital currency to combat a financial blockade by the United States, President Nicolas Maduro announced Sunday. The Petro will be backed by Venezuela's oil and gas reserves and its gold and diamond holdings according to Maduro. / AFP PHOTO / PRESIDENCIA        (Photo credit should read PRESIDENCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

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La criptomoneda del gobierno de Venezuela, el petro, respaldada por las reservas de petróleo más grandes del mundo, causa gran escepticismo. ¿Puede realmente esta moneda virtual ser la solución a la crisis económica del país? Ahondamos en el tema con Francisco Monaldi, del Baker Institute for Policy.

El petro, ¿la solución a la crisis de Venezuela?

La criptomoneda del gobierno de Venezuela, el petro, respaldada por las reservas de petróleo más grandes del mundo, causa gran escepticismo. ¿Puede realmente esta moneda virtual ser la solución a la crisis económica del país? Ahondamos en el tema con Francisco Monaldi, del Baker Institute for Policy.