Despite a positive economic outlook in 2014, political tensions and income inequalities continue to challenge the country’s democratic image. Power has been concentrated in the executive, state violence has increased, and there is pressure to improve working conditions and infrastructure in the garment sector. For the re-elected Awami League government, addressing employment issues is essential, given its focus on attracting foreign investment.
Research Article| February 01 2015
Bangladesh in 2014: Illusive Democracy
Asian Survey (2015) 55 (1): 67–74.
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Shelley Feldman; Bangladesh in 2014: Illusive Democracy. Asian Survey 1 February 2015; 55 (1): 67–74. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.1.67
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