By clicking "I Agree" below, you acknowledge that you accept our
Feel free to check out our policies anytime for more information.
Filter by region
Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa is contemplating running for an unprecedented fourth term in 2017, writes GIS guest expert and Andes specialist, Dr Catherine Conaghan of Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Discontent is evident in the middle class and business community, exacerbated by Mr Correa’s new property and inheritance tax plans, which sparked...
Dr. Catherine Conaghan
Rafael Correa looks set to remain President of Ecuador for another five years barring any major upset in the run-up to the February 2013 elections. His political opponents are divided and will almost certainly split the vote of those voting against him. But there are fears among some observers that his next term will give him the chance to enhance his own executiv...