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María Fernanda Medina
María Fernanda Medina
Senior Economist
Venezuela

María Fernanda Medina Cohen works as an Economist in BBVA Research Venezuela and is responsible for analyzing the external sector.


Prior to this position she was an intern in the Department of Economic Research of the Central Bank of Venezuela (2012-2013) and Coordinator of Financial Risk in another banking institution (2013-2015).


She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Central University of Venezuela (2013) and she’s finishing a Master’s of Science in Stochastic Models from the Mathematical School of the Central University of Venezuela.

Latest publications

The prevalence of fossil fuels in the production of electricity is being challenged by the rapid expansion of renewable sources such as wind and solar. Around the world, wind energy capacity has increased fivefold since 2007, reaching 487GW in 2016