Yes, Hugo Chavez should focus more on the private sector than social spending, because the private sector can lead to greater innovation and new products and services that can help the people. Social spending might help in the short term, but developing innovation is more likely to lead to long-term solutions for a suffering people.
No, Hugo Chavez should not focus on the private sector more than social spending, because Hugo Chavez is a kind leader who is committed to his people's welfare. Hugo Chavez has decided to work on social welfare more than becoming rich as a nation, and more than profit. These are admirable goals and he should do what he thinks is right.