President Tsai Ing-wen has been plagued by controversial domestic issues, and her popularity has fallen significantly. While economic growth in Taiwan has increased, inequality and deteriorating cross-Strait relations have been hard on the ruling party. Tsai needs to work with the new premier, William Ching-te Lai, to regain people’s trust for the local elections in 2018.
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Research Article| February 01 2018
Taiwan in 2017: The End of the Honeymoon?
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (1): 73–79.
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Chung-Min Tsai; Taiwan in 2017: The End of the Honeymoon?. Asian Survey 1 February 2018; 58 (1): 73–79. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.1.73
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