restricted access   Volume 2016

Table of Contents


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pp. ix-xviii


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The Region

Southeast Asia’s Regional Autonomy Under Stress

pp. 3-18

Southeast Asian Economies Coping with Adverse Global Economic Conditions

pp. 19-34

U.S.–Southeast Asia Relations in the Age of the Rebalance

pp. 35-53

China’s International Strategy and Its Implications for Southeast Asia

pp. 55-66

Japan’s “Strategic Coordination” in 2015: ASEAN, Southeast Asia, and Abe’s Diplomatic Agenda

pp. 67-79

India’s Act East Policy and Implications for Southeast Asia

pp. 81-91

Brunei Darussalam

Brunei Darussalam: Challenging Stability

pp. 95-105


Cambodia in 2015: Accommodating Generational Change

pp. 109-127


Indonesia in 2015

pp. 131-144

Indonesia’s Infrastructure Development under the Jokowi Administration

pp. 145-165


Laos in 2015: A Pivotal Year in Moving Towards the AEC

pp. 169-179


Malaysia in 2015: Crises of Confidence

pp. 183-197

Malaysia’s Higher Education and Quest for Developed Nation Status by 2020

pp. 199-221


Myanmar in 2015: Hki’mala. dukka or Hard Times

pp. 223-239

Myanmar’s General Election 2015: Change Was the Name of the Game

pp. 241-264

The Philippenes

The Philippines in 2015: Slowly, on the Straight and Narrow

pp. 265-280

The Sustainability of Recent Philippine Economic Growth

pp. 281-291


Singapore in 2015: SG50

pp. 295-314


Thailand in 2015: The Waiting Game

pp. 317-330

Being Thai: A Narrow Identity in a Wide World

pp. 331-343


Timor-Leste in 2015: Petro-Politics or Sustainable Growth?

pp. 345-359


Vietnam in 2015 Challenges Persist amidst Hope for Change

pp. 361-378

Vietnam: In Search of a New Growth Model

pp. 379-397