Volume 2017

Table of Contents

Foreword

p. ix

Introduction

pp. xi-xx

Acknowledgements

p. xxi

Region

Southeast Asia in an Age of Strategic Uncertainty: Legal Rulings, Domestic Impulses, and the Ongoing Pursuit of Autonomy

pp. 3-17

Southeast Asian Economies: In Search of Sustaining Growth

pp. 19-42

Forging the Asean Economic Community, 2015 To 2016—and Beyond

pp. 43-53

Southeast Asia's Demographic Situation, Regional Variations, and National Challenges

pp. 55-82

U.S.–Japan–Australia Strategic Cooperation in the Trump Era: Moving from Aspiration to Action

pp. 83-99

Blurring the Distinction between huaqiao and huaren: China's Changing Policy towards the Chinese Overseas

pp. 101-113

Brunei Darrusalam

Brunei Darussalam in 2016: Adjusting to Economic Challenges

pp. 117-130

Cambodia

2016: A Promising Year for Cambodia?

pp. 133-145

Indonesia

Indonesia in 2016: Jokowi Consolidates Power

pp. 149-162

Indonesia's Foreign Policy in 2016: Garuda Hovering

pp. 163-176

Laos

Regime Renewal in Laos: The Tenth Congress of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party

pp. 179-200

Malaysia

Malaysia in 2016: Persistent Crises, Rapid Response, and Resilience

pp. 203-219

Realignment of State–Centre Relations: The Adenan Factor in Sarawak

pp. 221-233

Myanmar

Myanmar's New Era: A Break from the Past, or Too Much of the Same?

pp. 237-257

Emerging Pattern of Civil–Military Relations

pp. 259-273

The Philippines

The Philippines in 2016: The Electoral Earthquake and its Aftershocks

pp. 277-296

Uncertainty in Duterte's Muslim Mindanao

pp. 297-311

Singapore

Singapore in 2016: Life after Lee Kuan Yew

pp. 315-333

The Threat of Terrorism and Extremism: "A Matter of 'When', and Not 'If' "

pp. 335-350

Thailand

Thailand: The Historical and Indefinite Transitions

pp. 353-366

Thailand's Northeast "Problem" In Historical Perspective

pp. 367-384

Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste in 2016: Redefining Democracy

pp. 387-404

Vietnam

Vietnam in 2016: Searching for a New Ethos

pp. 407-420

The 2016 Leadership Change in Vietnam and its Long-Term Implications

pp. 421-435