Comments on: Chavez’s economic program did everything but work Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:26:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: Carcassonne1000 Thu, 07 Mar 2013 11:52:02 +0000 “Venezuelan living standards had declined by around 16 percent over the previous quarter-century.” “the average Venezuelan’s standard of living increased by only 9 percent over the first 13 years of Chavez’s tenure.” What on earth are you talking about? There’s more than 1 definition of living standards. This article is like a poor-to-average high-school report.