The year 2007 was typically turbulent for the Philippines. Violence-plagued mid-term elections produced a stinging defeat for President Arroyo's Senate team, while corruption scandals spurred another impeachment attempt. The economy was relatively robust, but concerns remain about the country's fiscal health and the long-term effects of a strong peso.
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Research Article| February 01 2008
The Philippines in 2007: Ballots, Budgets, and Bribes
Asian Survey (2008) 48 (1): 75–81.
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Allen Hicken; The Philippines in 2007: Ballots, Budgets, and Bribes. Asian Survey 1 February 2008; 48 (1): 75–81. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2008.48.1.75
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