Indonesia in 2010 saw reformers face off against entrenched interests in a series of high-profile battles as President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono began his second term in office. While there appeared little to threaten the formal institutions of democracy, corruption continued to be an endemic problem. The economy posted impressive gains, and Indonesia's reputation abroad appeared solid.
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Research Article| February 01 2011
Indonesia in 2010: A Leading Democracy Disappoints on Reform
Ehito Kimura is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. He thanks Agussalim Burhanuddin for research assistance and William Liddle and Marcus Mietzner for suggesting improvements to earlier drafts. Any remaining errors are the author's alone. Email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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Asian Survey (2011) 51 (1): 186–195.
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Ehito Kimura; Indonesia in 2010: A Leading Democracy Disappoints on Reform. Asian Survey 1 February 2011; 51 (1): 186–195. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.1.186
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