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Asian Survey. 2019; 591204–208 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.1.204
Published: 01 February 2019
...Jörn Dosch; Jatswan S. Sidhu After four years of economic gloom, the Bruneian economy began showing signs of recovery, mainly thanks to improved global oil prices and the fruits of government policies introduced three years ago. In the meantime, the sultan’s seriousness in combating corruption has...
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Asian Survey. 2017; 571194–198 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.194
Published: 01 February 2017
... decline in GDP growth and faced landowner threats to shut down liquefied natural gas production. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Papua New Guinea student unrest vote of no confidence economy diplomacy RONALD MAY Papua New Guinea in 2016 Growing Civil Frustration...
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Asian Survey. 2017; 571187–193 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.187
Published: 01 February 2017
... advantage of opportunities that will emerge with the new world and regional economic order. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Singapore Lee Kuan Yew economy government policy CFE SIOW YUE CHIA Singapore in 2016 Buffeted by External Developments but Preparing for the...
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Asian Survey. 2017; 57150–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.1.50
Published: 01 February 2017
...Chandra R. De Silva In 2016 Sri Lanka saw political stability and some initiatives toward ethnic reconciliation. The economy continued to grow steadily. Some progress was made toward a better institutional infrastructure to protect human rights. However, hostility between President Sirisena and...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 561129–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.1.129
Published: 01 February 2016
... interests as well as the economy and religious conflict continues to be a challenge. Overall, the new government ’ s contribution to democratic reforms has been modest thus far. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Indonesia politics patronage reforms economy civil rights...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 551184–191 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.1.184
Published: 01 February 2015
...Tin Maung Maung Than Myanmar saw some progress in efforts at constitutional amendment and ceasefire negotiations, both pressing issues. Attempts to introduce proportional representation failed in the lower house of Parliament. Critics pointed out stalled reforms. The economy achieved high growth...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 551174–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.1.174
Published: 01 February 2015
... will achieve his reform agendas. Moreover, a relatively weak economy and declining civil liberties may pose an additional challenge, despite Jokowi’s avowed commitment to structural reforms and good governance. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 Indonesia politics...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 55167–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.1.67
Published: 01 February 2015
... infrastructure in the garment sector. For the re-elected Awami League government, addressing employment issues is essential, given its focus on attracting foreign investment. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 democracy economy environmental crises SEZs political violence...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 54147–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.1.47
Published: 01 February 2014
..., and a depressing culture of corruption. Mixing commerce and geopolitics, China, the U.S., and Japan all turned to Indonesia to expand their influence. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Indonesia economy oligarchs political tribes anti-corruption tolerance...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 531101–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.1.101
Published: 01 February 2013
... institutional authority evaporate, so that it no longer functions as a coherent source of sovereign power. © 2013 by The Regents of the University of California 2013 Email: < adam@aduki.com.au >. political crisis economy reform sovereignty ADAM FFORDE Vietnam in 2012 The End of the...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 531117–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.1.117
Published: 01 February 2013
... largest economy, the naysayers point to the deadweights of corruption, lack of transparency, and poor governance. With democratic electoralism revived in a post-authoritarian setting, such issues can no longer be swept under the carpet: they are matched by a relatively open media and burgeoning civil...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 521157–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.1.157
Published: 01 February 2012
.... Myanmar's international relations improved, and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited at the end of November. © 2012 by the Regents of the University of California 2012 Email: < sean.turnell@mq.edu.au >. Myanmar reform economy minorities international relations 157 Asian...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 521186–194 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.1.186
Published: 01 February 2012
... ticked upward and took new forms. Meanwhile, the economy posted strong gains, and the government continued to look for ways to raise its profile on the international stage. © 2012 by the Regents of the University of California 2012 Email: < ehito@hawaii.edu >. Indonesia politics...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 521176–185 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.1.176
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 that there is as...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 52181–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.1.81
Published: 01 February 2012
...Li Narangoa; Li Narangoa Mongolia has been successfully developing its external relations and mining sectors for some years, but 2011 marked a new stage in its success in these areas. The mining boom pushed economic growth to a new level; Mongolia is now one of the fastest-growing economies in the...
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Asian Survey. 2011; 511148–154 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.1.148
Published: 01 February 2011
... Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, which drew worldwide attention. Myanmar's economy continued to underperform. © 2011 By the Regents of the University of California Myanmar elections economy Constitution minorities Asian Survey, Vol. 51, Number 1, pp. 148 154. ISSN 0004-4687, electronic ISSN 1533...
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Asian Survey. 2011; 511186–195 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.1.186
Published: 01 February 2011
... endemic problem. The economy posted impressive gains, and Indonesia's reputation abroad appeared solid. © 2011 By the Regents of the University of California Indonesia politics corruption economy foreign policy Asian Survey, Vol. 51, Number 1, pp. 186 195. ISSN 0004-4687, electronic ISSN...
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Asian Survey. 2009; 491193–199 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2009.49.1.193
Published: 01 February 2009
... (MILF). Meanwhile, the embattled Arroyo government worked to respond to a series of economic and natural disasters. ©© 2009 by The Regents of the University of California. 2009 Philippines politics MILF economy Arroyo Asian Survey, Vol. 49, Issue 1, pp. 193 199, ISSN 0004-4687, electronic...
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Asian Survey. 2009; 491146–155 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2009.49.1.146
Published: 01 February 2009
... recovered toward the end of 2008. The opposition, however, remains divided. ©© 2009 by The Regents of the University of California. 2009 Indonesia elections economy corruption foreign policy Asian Survey, Vol. 49, Issue 1, pp. 146 155, ISSN 0004-4687, electronic ISSN 1533-838X. © 2009 by The...
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Asian Survey. 2008; 486958–976 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2008.48.6.958
Published: 01 December 2008
... financial potential of Burma's gas exports, the danger that they could yield a ““resources curse,”” and the extent to which the state's fiscal demands compromise Burma's economic development. ©© 2008 by The Regents of the University of California. 2008 Burma economy public finance financial...