The Indicator from Planet Money

The Measure Of A Tragedy

09:39 | Jun 19th, 2018

3 recommendations

Venezuela's economy has collapsed, and the normal economic indicators have gotten so bad they're almost unfathomable. So one economist created an indicator to capture the awful human cost.


danny recommended:Jun 20th, 2018

Oh, I didn't realize how bad Venezuela is doing recently 🙁

tgilbertpe recommended:Jun 20th, 2018

This puts an understandable perspective on the economic downturn in Venezuela by showing what the average person can buy in terms of food.