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Asian Survey (2022) 62 (1): 73–82.
Published: 09 February 2022
...Paul Schuler COVID-19 and the Party Congress dominated the headlines in Vietnam in 2021. This essay reviews the leadership changes after the Party Congress and the challenges the new leaders faced in confronting the Delta variant of COVID-19. It also considers other economic challenges that have...
Asian Survey (2021) 61 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Paul Schuler While Vietnam suffered economically due to COVID-19, the ruling Vietnam Communist Party burnished its image through its successful management of the crisis. This review examines the roots of the party’s success and discusses why the party has nonetheless continued to stifle dissent...
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Jonathan London In 2019, a semblance of political stability prevailed in Vietnam even as the affairs of the Communist Party were beset by the uncertain health of its general secretary, corruption scandals, and the intensification of Beijing’s encroachment on its continental shelf. Vietnam saw...
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (2): 360–381.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Chen-Dong Tso Recent high-level visits between China and Vietnam have prioritized Vietnamese rice exports, with varying results. When the issue was first raised in 2015, rice exports surged dramatically. From 2016 through 2017, they performed poorly despite efforts to encourage them. This paper...
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (1): 140–146.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Jonathan London In 2018 Vietnam saw intensifying party discipline and state repression, rapid economic growth, spasms of dissent, and new questions about the direction of the country’s social and political development. Amid deepening but perpetually fragile relations with Beijing, Hanoi furthered...
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (6): 1086–1109.
Published: 01 December 2017
... disempowerment. 2017 Cambodia Vietnam Mekong human security hydropower Sesan River TA-WEI CHU Riparians versus the State in Southeast Asia Human Security and Hydropower Struggles along the Mekong s Sesan Tributary ABSTRACT This paper explores the relations between riparian people and states...
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (1): 157–164.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Ian Coxhead The 12th party congress showed a preference for stability. Vietnam and the US grew closer over trade and China, but the US election results introduced uncertainty. The Vietnamese economy grew steadily despite drought and global economic weakness. Reform of state firms fell behind...
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (1): 206–210.
Published: 01 February 2017
... influence over Laos and even the legacy of US bombing all gained an airing. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 party congress ASEAN summitry US presidential visit China Vietnam GEOFFREY C. GUNN Laos in 2016 Difficult History, Uncertain Future ABSTRACT Briefly entering...
Asian Survey (2015) 55 (1): 165–173.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Edmund Malesky; Jason Morris-Jung The May 2014 entry of a Chinese deep-water oil rig into Vietnamese waters deeply shocked Vietnam. This yearend article chronicles the impact of the controversial action on (1) power struggles among elite politicians, (2) alterations in foreign policy orientation...
Asian Survey (2014) 54 (1): 129–137.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Andrew C. Kuchins As global demand for energy supplies grew, Russia's Far East and Eastern Siberia in 2013 acquired ever more importance in the region's geopolitics. Moscow and Beijing reached accord on joint development of key oil fields in Eastern Siberia. But Moscow used arms sales to Vietnam...
Asian Survey (2014) 54 (1): 30–38.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Vietnam National Assembly Constitution confidence vote Giap EDMUND MALESKY Vietnam in 2013 Single-Party Politics in the Internet Age ABSTRACT This essay reviews Vietnamese politics in 2013 through the lens of the constitutional drafting process and the unprecedented confidence vote in the National...
Asian Survey (2012) 52 (6): 1019–1042.
Published: 01 December 2012
... instead. Short-term balancing may perhaps generate long-term socialization convergence. Email: < email@example.com >. © 2012 by the Regents of the University of California 2012 South China Sea China Vietnam Philippines ASEAN conflict 1019 Asian Survey, Vol. 52, Number 6...
Asian Survey (2012) 52 (1): 176–185.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Adam Fforde Tensions in the international arena are linked here to problems in contemporary Vietnam. Eroding domestic political authority is related to the lack of political reconstruction to suit a market economy and an increasingly open society. At the close of 2011, it appears...
Asian Survey (2009) 49 (3): 484–504.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Adam Fforde During the 1990s, skeptical aid donors confronted an example of development “success” in Vietnam. Understanding this requires reflection upon economic conditions in North Vietnam prior to 1975. These conditions created important prerequisites for a successful transition to a market...
Asian Survey (2008) 48 (4): 650–672.
Published: 01 August 2008
... of power in the selection of top leaders was remarkable. © 2008 by The Regents of the University of California. 2008 Vietnam leadership Congress Communist Party LEADERSHIP CHANGES AT THE 10TH CONGRESS OF THE VIETNAMESE COMMUNIST PARTY David Koh Abstract This paper argues that while...
Asian Survey (2008) 48 (2): 265–281.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., and placement agencies–skilled labor from the People's Republic is mobilized to work overseas. © 2008 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 2008 Taiwan Vietnam China skilled labor international migration CHINA S SKILLED LABOR ON THE MOVE How Taiwan Businesses...
Asian Survey (2006) 46 (6): 805–824.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Alexander L. Vuving This article examines Vietnam's strategy toward China since 1990. The study suggests that Vietnam's China policy has been informed by a changing mix of four different pathways, whose salience depends on the interplay of interest and balance of power among China, America, ASEAN...