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Asian Survey. 2010; 503520–538 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2010.50.3.520
Published: 01 May 2010
... regional and global games with a stronger hand. ©© 2010 By the Regents of the University of California great recession China Asia regionalism ASEAN Plus Three Asian Survey, Vol. 50, Number 3, pp. 520 538. ISSN 0004-4687, electronic ISSN 1533-838X. © 2010 by the Regents of the University of...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595769–794 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.769
Published: 01 October 2019
... the people, which they define as the collective determination to live in accor- dance with God s law. The prominent Islamist Rizieq Shihab, for instance, has described himself as the Great Leader of Indonesian Muslims, pro- claiming a theologically grounded authority to voice the people s desire for...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 594738–768 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.738
Published: 01 August 2019
... in the past provides more reliable information than promises about the future do. As V. O. Key puts it, Voters may reject what they have known; or they may approve what they have known. They are not likely to be attracted in great numbers by promises of the novel or unknown. 46 Retrospective voting...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 583511–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.3.511
Published: 01 June 2018
... s Economic Transition in L. Brandt and T. Rawski (eds China s Great Economic Transformation (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008), 91 135. 14. For details on the administrative change, see Zhang Na, Approval of the Three Estab- lishments of the Ministry of Transport Caijing Magazine...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 5661005–1016 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.6.1005
Published: 01 December 2016
... interests in the TPP. Attributing increased US involvement in the Asia-Pacific to Obama s Pivot to Asia Elms notes that the initial plans for America s involvement with TPP originated during the Bush administration. While domestic tur- moil from the Great Recession of 2008 temporarily reduced the drive to...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 5661055–1076 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.6.1055
Published: 01 December 2016
... FTAs. The domino effect theory argues that East Asian countries are forced to competitively embark on FTA negotiations for fear of being left out, because an FTA with one state places a great deal of pressure on competing countries to expedite their own.13 Having been sluggish in promoting FTAs...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 563555–580 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.3.555
Published: 01 June 2016
... three ways: by hierarchy, function, and behavior. In terms of the hierarchical approach, Jonathan H. Ping offers a comprehensive matrix of classifying great, middle and small powers according to nine indicators: population, geographic area, military expenditure, GDP, GDP real growth, value of exports...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 562270–300 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.2.270
Published: 01 April 2016
... contributions to national industrial and eco- nomic development. However, resource exploitation in these provinces has come at great cost to their own development and created a range of serious problems. HONG YU is a Research Fellow at the East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore. YONGNIAN ZHENG...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 562243–269 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.2.243
Published: 01 April 2016
...-korea- party-congress 5. Daniel L. Byman and Kenneth M. Pollack, Let Us Now Praise Great Men: Bringing the Statesman Back In International Security 25, no. 4 (Spring 2001), pp. 107 146. 6. Jessica L. Weeks, Autocratic Audience Costs: Regime Type and Signaling Resolve Inter- national Organization 62...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 5611–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.1.1
Published: 01 February 2016
... place Great Power Relations on a higher, privileged tier, presuming in good Realpolitik fashion that the balance among great powers will determine the fate of the smaller ones. China s current rhetoric is one of common destinies expecting with tacit self-confidence that Asian trajectories will...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 561108–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.1.108
Published: 01 February 2016
... as in GE2011. However, it lost one of its electoral constituencies to the PAP and thus also an elected seat in parliament. The PAP returned to power with 83 out of 89 total parliamentary seats, while the WP managed to win the remaining six. Of great significance was the fact that for the first time...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 554822–843 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.4.822
Published: 01 August 2015
... insolvency below the level desired by stockholders because they have a great deal to lose personally in the event of a bankruptcy. The managerial risk aversion theory finds bases also in 30. Ronald E. Shrieves and Drew Dahl, The Relationship between Risk and Capital in Commercial Banks Journal of Banking...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 554641–664 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.4.641
Published: 01 August 2015
... among people coming under this designation. Looking for instance at Kachin State, the four national race ministers appointed under Article 161 represent the Bamar, Lisu, Rawang, and Shan peoples. No great controversy attaches to the ministers for the Bamar and Shan peoples, for each speaks for a...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 552249–272 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.2.249
Published: 01 April 2015
...Larry P. Goodson The attacks of 9/11 spurred the U.S. to pursue national security interests in Afghanistan through expensive, overlapping strategies. The Afghan War helped elicit changes in the region that produced new American interests there. Because of a modern “Great Game” between regional and...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 552398–419 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.2.398
Published: 01 April 2015
... Afghanistan began in the 19th century in what became known as the Great Game with Britain over control of Central Asia. (The term was later popularized by the Rudyard Kipling novel, Kim, published in 1909).2 As Alex Cooley notes, In the original Great Game, British officials perceived the expanding...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 544801–823 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.4.801
Published: 01 August 2014
... that post, Lim stated: Abdullah [Badawi] would have scored all straight Fs in his four-year report card for the great pledges of reform he had promised when he became the fifth Prime Minister of Malaysia, whether police reform . . . to create an efficient, incorruptible, professional world-class police...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 54112–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.1.12
Published: 01 February 2014
... war on the Korean Peninsula, constraining both Chinese and Japanese nationalist tendencies from intensifying security dilemmas in Northeast Asia, and providing an Asia-Pacific offshore balancing mechanism to prevent regional great power confrontations in more-distant littorals. Additionally and...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 541101–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.1.101
Published: 01 February 2014
... Prime Minister Abe was reborn. When Noda early in December 2012 called for a general election, Japan s stock price index began to soar. The country s two-decade-long recession, aggravated by the great earthquake of March 11, 2011, lingered tenaciously. But once a leadership change was imminent, it was...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 535801–824 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.5.801
Published: 01 October 2013
... Cooperation 46. Interview with Dr. Lam Peng-Er, senior research fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore, December 6, 2012. 47. Ming Wan, The Great Recession and China s Policy toward Asian Regionalism Asian Survey 50:3 (May/June 2010), p. 535. 48. Jackson Sawatan, ASEAN...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 535825–853 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.5.825
Published: 01 October 2013
... that at the beginning of the 1990s, 40% to 50% of Taiwanese people thought of themselves as belonging to the middle class; in more recent years, this sense of class identification ran around 40%.23 Other research on em- ployed workers in Taiwan s manufacturing sector shows that there was great class...