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Asian Survey. 2020; 601125–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.125
Published: 01 February 2020
...John D. Ciorciari In 2019, Cambodia saw long-ruling Prime Minister Hun Sen tighten his grip on power. Economic growth continued, but with rising risks related to a real estate bubble, mounting debt, and yawning social inequality. Externally, Cambodia deepened its dependency on China, insulating the...
Asian Survey. 2019; 591170–176 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.1.170
Published: 01 February 2019
... Authoritarianism elections repression Cambodia-China relations succession AUREL CROISSANT Cambodia in 2018 Requiem for Multiparty Politics ABSTRACT In 2018, ever-incumbent Prime Minister Hun Sen scored a landslide victory in the Cambodian general elections. Three factors in particular explain this outcome...
Asian Survey. 2018; 581194–200 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.1.194
Published: 01 February 2018
... system into a patrimonial dictatorship. Cambodia enjoyed strong economic growth but saw little improvement in its weak institutional framework, in social justice, or in economic competitiveness. © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 local elections multiparty system...
Asian Survey. 2017; 571180–186 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.180
Published: 01 February 2017
... remained in Cambodia. With the 2018 National Assembly elections on the horizon, Hun Sen appeared to be cracking down on and dividing the opposition in an effort to prevent a repeat of the strong CNRP electoral performance in 2013. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Cambodia...
Asian Survey. 2016; 561155–161 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.1.155
Published: 01 February 2016
... mid-year, CNRP criticism of Hun Sen led to a crackdown and the self-imposed exile of Rainsy and other high-ranking members of the opposition. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Cambodia democratization parliament Khmer Rouge DANIEL C. O NEILL Cambodia in 2015 From...
Asian Survey. 2015; 551207–213 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.1.207
Published: 01 February 2015
...Duncan McCargo During 2014, Cambodia moved from violent confrontation between government and opposition forces to an uneasy compromise. The turning point came in July, when opposition legislators agreed to take their seats in the National Assembly, which they had boycotted. The long-ruling...
Asian Survey. 2014; 54171–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.1.71
Published: 01 February 2014
...Duncan Mccargo Cambodia in 2013 was dominated by close-fought national elections on July 28, only narrowly won by the ruling Cambodian People’s Party after an unexpectedly strong showing by the opposition. Generational change was a major theme of the year, seen in the growing activism of youth and...
Asian Survey. 2013; 531142–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.1.142
Published: 01 February 2013
...kheang un Cambodia in 2012 mourned the death of its revered former King Norodom Sihanouk. The government was criticized for land conflicts and the deterioration of political liberties. Otherwise, the country enjoyed strong economic growth and basked in the international spotlight as Association of...
Asian Survey. 2012; 521202–209 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.1.202
Published: 01 February 2012
...Kheang Un Cambodia's economy in 2011 recovered from the global economic downturn with a rise in garment exports. Hun Sen and the ruling Cambodian People's Party further consolidated power via the exercise of rule by law and patronage politics. Relations with Thailand returned to normal; ties with...
Asian Survey. 2011; 511208–214 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.1.208
Published: 01 February 2011
.... 208 STEVE HEDER Cambodia in 2010 Hun Sen s Further Consolidation ABSTRACT Prime Minister Hun Sen s power became more concentrated. The economy expanded but was said to need diversification. Inequality intensified conflicts, but development generated legitimacy, while the political opposition and civil...
Asian Survey. 2010; 503615–639 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2010.50.3.615
Published: 01 May 2010
...Sigfrido Burgos; Sophal Ear Cambodia is pivotal to China's strategies to project greater influence in Southeast Asia, buffer longstanding rivals, and potentially tame America's hegemony. China's transformation from regional backwater into influential global actor raises concerns for many countries...
Asian Survey. 2010; 501228–234 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2010.50.1.228
Published: 01 February 2010
...David Chandler Cambodia's manufacturing sector suffered in the global downturn. The ruling party, led by Hun Sen, tightened its controls and thousands of citizens were driven from their homes in the interest of development. Relations with Thailand soured, the tribunal indicting leaders of the Khmer...
Asian Survey. 2009; 491206–212 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2009.49.1.206
Published: 01 February 2009
... Caroline Hughes is Associate Professor of Governance Studies, Asia Research Center, Murdoch University, Murdoch, WA, Australia. Email:
. CAMBODIA IN 2008 Consolidation in the Midst of Crisis Caroline Hughes Abstract The Cambodian People s Party (CPP) consolidated legislative...
Asian Survey. 2008; 48169–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2008.48.1.69
Published: 01 February 2008
... government's electoral prospects, while the protests of the poor were forcibly suppressed. ©© 2008 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 2008 Cambodia development dispossession inequality elections 69 Asian Survey , Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp. 69 74, ISSN 0004-4687...
Asian Survey. 2007; 471141–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2007.47.1.141
Published: 01 February 2007
...Oskar Weggel At first sight, 2006 was one of the better years within the history of the new kingdom of Cambodia, which began in 1993. The three leading political parties became to some extent reconciled. Economic growth remained high and the country witnessed the biggest bumper rice harvest in its...
Asian Survey. 2006; 461155–161 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2006.46.1.155
Published: 01 February 2006
...Oskar Weggel Following two years of heated election campaigns and post-electoral rifts, 2005 marked a period of reconciliation and ““optimistic imperative”” for Cambodia. The economy continued to center on two main sectors, textiles and tourism; the removal of worldwide textile quotas had no impact...
Asian Survey. 2012; 5261067–1088 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.6.1067
Published: 01 December 2012
... transitional justice would not have happened without significant international funding and support. © 2012 by the Regents of the University of California 2012 Email: < email@example.com >. Cambodia civil society peace-building reconciliation Khmer Rouge Tribunal 1067 Asian Survey...
Asian Survey. 2005; 451134–139 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2005.45.1.134
Published: 01 February 2005
...Melanie Beresford Cambodia in 2004 continued its difficult labor of democratization. Elite infighting, the assassination of a prominent trade union leader, and the maneuvering of a king to ensure the safety of his dynasty dominated the political landscape during the year. Economic growth slowed...
Asian Survey. 2004; 441102–109 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2004.44.1.102
Published: 01 February 2004
.... Regional economic shocks to tourism have caused Cambodia to fall well below original projections for economic growth. Prospects for an international tribunal to try former Khmer Rouge leaders now appear to be moving toward limbo. ©© 2004 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved...
Asian Survey. 2003; 436890–907 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2003.43.6.890
Published: 01 November 2003
...Mikio Oishi; Fumitaka Furuoka This article investigates the emerging pattern of Japan's peacemaking in Southeast Asia, which is characterized by the heavy use of economic aid. Case studies of Cambodia and Burma suggest that Japan's strength lies in mediation between conflicting parties, not in...