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Asian Survey. 2015; 554641–664 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.4.641
Published: 01 August 2015
... finds little evidence of a territorial dispersal of power. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 Burma decentralization governance institution Myanmar IAN HOLLIDAY, MAW HTUN AUNG, AND CINDY JOELENE Institution Building in Myanmar The Establishment of Regional and...
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Asian Survey. 2011; 515926–952 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.5.926
Published: 01 October 2011
... robust, institutionalized emergency financial mechanism in Asia. Shortly after the crisis struck, Japan s . This semantic device has been used in the region before; Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) likewise bears a name that emphasizes process over institutional concreteness. . Currency swaps...
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Asian Survey. 2004; 442255–275 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2004.44.2.255
Published: 01 April 2004
... Consequently, the institutionalization, for- malization, and procedural routinization (zhiduhua, guifanhua, chengxuhua) of socialist democracy have become the watchwords of China s new leaders in their long journey toward institution building (zhidu jianshe).2 The new leadership apparently seeks to develop...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595844–869 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.844
Published: 01 October 2019
...Harukata Takenaka This paper shows how a series of institutional reforms since 1994 have transformed the Japanese prime minister’s relationship with other actors in the Japanese parliamentary system and expanded his power. It further discloses that his power has grown even more since the formation...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 592360–381 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.2.360
Published: 01 April 2019
... argues that the buying behavior and lobbying preferences of business groups, made possible by a unique institutional setup, explain the different results. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Vietnam China rice trade institution interest group CHEN-DONG TSO Business...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 59185–97 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.1.85
Published: 01 February 2019
...Nirvikar Jassal; Pradeep Chhibber Like the previous year, 2018 was marked by a series of vigilante attacks and gruesome acts of violence against women. The Supreme Court passed important gender-related progressive judgements, yet the institution and other public bodies witnessed unprecedented...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 586995–1015 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.6.995
Published: 01 December 2018
... significantly affected attempts at aid delivery. Such dangers need to be recognized and addressed at the outset in internationally supported transitions © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 Neopatrimonialism aid state institutions corruption WILLIAM MALEY Institutional...
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Asian Survey. 1996; 36125–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2645552
Published: 01 January 1996
...Suzanne Pepper Copyright 1996 The Regents of the University of California HONG KONG IN 1995 Institution-Building a d Citizenship Between Two Sovereigns Suzanne Pepper The territory's rush to make up for lost political time intensified in 1995. All major players-representing the forces of democ...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 585898–919 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.5.898
Published: 01 October 2018
... to moral purpose and self- constitution. Such diversity means that clear definition is essential when employing the concept for academic research. In this article we are concerned with institutions of integrity, which are the institutionalised norms and codes of behaviour (both formal and informal...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 5461184–1208 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.6.1184
Published: 01 December 2014
... Asian regionalism is warranted. Instead of debating over whether and how institutions matter in the Asia Pacific, it is more important to examine when institutions matter. Challenging prevailing arguments of realism, neoliberal institutionalism, and construc- tivism in the study of institutions, I...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602366–390 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.366
Published: 07 April 2020
... resilience for the party regime. KEYWORDS: political representation, responsiveness, public service hotline, China, regime resilience ZHONGYUAN WANG is an Assistant Professor and Research Fellow at the Fudan Institute for Advanced Study in Social Sciences, Fudan University, China. His research interests...
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Asian Survey. 1989; 292216–222 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2644582
Published: 01 February 1989
...Syedur Rahman Copyright 1989 The Regents of the University of California BANGLADESH IN 1988 Precarious Institution Building Amid Crisis Management Syedur Rahman Political crisis management with associated negative economic results dominated the first part of 1988 in Bangladesh, while an...
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Asian Survey. 2017; 5761110–1134 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.6.1110
Published: 01 December 2017
...Armin Müller Frictions between China’s institutional legacies of the planned economy and the new trends of marketization, urbanization, and migration have shaped institutional change in social protection. Focusing on health and pension insurance, this study identifies a gradual process of...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602221–244 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.221
Published: 07 April 2020
... foreign exchange markets, with special attention to the effects of the cooperative policy measures adopted by China and foreign states to promote the renminbi’s international use. We find that a country’s participation in the Renminbi Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor scheme (which expands its...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 5661055–1076 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.6.1055
Published: 01 December 2016
...Seungjoo Lee The dynamics of institutional balancing is the predominant factor prompting East Asian countries to move to mega-FTAs. Rather than seeking mega-FTAs purely on the basis of economic benefits, these countries, particularly major powers, have attempted to form mega-FTAs to counter the...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 564651–675 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.4.651
Published: 01 August 2016
...Jamie S. Davidson This article argues that the primary obstacle to the independence of Indonesia’s new reform-oriented governance institutions is the extent to which foreign interests have a stake in their formal decisions. They appear to regulate or adjudicate according to rules, in Indonesian-on...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603441–465 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.441
Published: 01 June 2020
... FILIPPO BONI is a Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. He is the author of Sino-Pakistani Relations: Politics, Military and Regional Dynamics (Routledge, 2019). KATHARINE ADENEY is the Director of the University of Nottingham s Asia Research Institute...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603583–606 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.583
Published: 01 June 2020
... other hand, the Senkaku Islands have been under Japan s jurisdiction (and covered by the CHRISTINA LAI is a Junior Research Fellow in the Institute of Political Science at Academia Sinica, Taiwan. Her research interests include US China relations, Chinese foreign policy, and East Asian politics. Email...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602391–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.391
Published: 07 April 2020
... Chinese online space, a diversity of public dis- courses has emerged and is expanding with the advance of the two largest THOMAS HEBERER is Senior Professor of China s Politics and Society, and ANNA SHPAKOVSKAYA is Senior Research Fellow, at the Institute of East Asian Studies, University of Duisburg...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602265–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.265
Published: 07 April 2020
... organize large-scale collective action. Social scientists have attempted to answer the following questions: How does information communication technology make protests different? Does DACHI LIAO is a Distinguished Professor at the Institute of Political Science, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung...