Guillermo Peña

Guillermo Peña is a political economist focused on economic development through the private sector. He is President of Fundación Eléutera, a nonprofit free-market thinktank, founded in 2013. In the private sector, he is President of Orchid Properties, a special economic zone development company, and Managing Partner of Blackbeard Media Group, a brand and strategy firm. He also serves as a non-profit board member of the Free Zone Association of the Americas, Asociación Nacional de Industriales (Honduras), and as the Vice Chair of the Honduran Electricity Market Operator (ODS).

Creating Special Economic Zones: Lessons from the Real World

Special Economic Zones (SEZs) have been an international subject of debate for several decades now, especially as a model of economic development. In our...