The opposition Democratic Progressive Party won decisive victories in the Legislative Yuan and presidential elections. Despite these victories, 2016 proved to be a difficult year for Taiwan’s new ruling party. As 2016 drew to a close, polls showed that most of Taiwan’s population disapproved of Tsai Ing-wen’s performance as president.
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Research Article| February 01 2017
Taiwan in 2016: A New Era?
Dennis V. Hickey,
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (1): 111–118.
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Dennis V. Hickey, Emerson M. S. Niou; Taiwan in 2016: A New Era?. Asian Survey 1 February 2017; 57 (1): 111–118. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.111
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