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Critical Interventions on Statebuilding
(Taylor & Francis, 2011-06-24)
Explaining Myanmar's Regime Transition: The Periphery is Central
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2014-01-28)
In 2010, Myanmar (Burma) held its first elections after 22 years of direct military rule. Few compelling explanations for this regime transition have emerged. This article critiques popular accounts and potential explanations ...
Regulatory regionalism and anti-money-laundering governance in Asia
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2014-11-28)
With the intensification of the Financial Action Task Force's (FATF's) worldwide campaign to promote anti-money-laundering regulation since the late 1990s, all Asian states except North Korea have signed up to its rules ...
The Political Economy of Non-Traditional Security: Explaining the Governance of Avian Influenza in Indonesia
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015-07)
Given the common association of non-traditional security (NTS) problems with globalisation, surprisingly little attention has been paid to how the political economy context of given NTS issues shape how they are securitised ...
Political Economy: An Overview
This chapter provides a basic overview of Myanmar’s political economy, to help contextualise the rest of this section. It explains the failure of ‘socialist’ development in Myanmar (1947-1988) due to structural problems ...
Probing the Links between Political Economy and Non-Traditional Security: Themes, Approaches, and Instruments
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015-03-20)
In recent decades, the security agenda for states and international organisations has expanded dramatically to include a range of ‘non-traditional’, transnational security issues. It is often suggested that globalisation ...
Rising Powers and State Transformation: The Case of China
This article draws attention to the transformation of statehood under globalisation as a crucial dynamic shaping the emergence and conduct of ‘rising powers’. That states are becoming increasingly fragmented, decentralised ...
Does China’s Belt and Road Initiative Challenge the Liberal, Rules-Based Order?
(Springer (part of Springer Nature), 2019-02-01)
The Political Economy of Myanmar's Transition
Since holding elections in 2010, Myanmar has transitioned from a direct military dictatorship to a formally democratic system and has embarked on a period of rapid economic reform. After two decades of military rule, the ...