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    • The Making of a Global Economic Player? An Appraisal of South Korea's Role in Myanmar 

      Fumagalli, Matteo (Korea Economic Institute of America, 2017-02-16) - Working or discussion paper
      Suddenly and unexpectedly, a er several decades as Asia’s backwater and basket case of interna onal development, Myanmar was thrust to the center stage of international attention in 2011. The country’s political opening ...
    • Myanmar 2016 : from enthusiasm to disillusionment 

      Fumagalli, Matteo (2017) - Journal article
      2016 was the year when political change finally came to Myanmar. After a five-year transition from military rule to a (semi-)civilian government, the two electoral rounds of November 2015 (parliamentary) and March 2016 ...
    • Myanmar 2017: The Rohingya crisis between radicalisation and ethnic cleansing 

      Fumagalli, Matteo (2018) - Journal article
      2017 was Myanmar’s annus horribilis. This essay revisits the 2017 Rohingya crisis and discusses its immediate triggers and background causes. It contends that the latest outbreak of violence should not be seen as a one-off ...
    • Regime survival, societal resilience, and change in North Korea 

      Fumagalli, Matteo (2014) - Journal item
      The rapid ascent to power of Kim Jong-un, accelerated by Kim Jong-il’s death in December 2011, confirmed hereditary succession as the modal form of political succession in North Korea. ‘Do not hope for any change in us,’ ...