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Mahathir Sets New Course for Malaysia in First 100 Days
August 18, 2018
Mahathir Sets New Course for Malaysia in First 100 Days
Evaluating Malaysia's new government 100 days after its surprising election win.
Mahathir Sets New Course for Malaysia in First 100 Days
Japan’s Lessons for Malaysia
July 01, 2018
Japan’s Lessons for Malaysia
Japan’s 2009 election experience has lessons for Malaysia’s first opposition government.
Japan’s Lessons for Malaysia
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
June 01, 2018
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
Malaysia’s 2018 election: why it matters and what comes next.
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
May 12, 2018
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
What led to the historic election result -- and where does Malaysia go from here?
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
May 11, 2018
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
Malaysia has bucked Southeast Asia's trend toward authoritarianism.
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
Malaysia’s Election: A Surprise Win For Reform
May 11, 2018
Malaysia’s Election: A Surprise Win For Reform
Putting aside the political fall-out, the economic implications could be huge.
Malaysia’s Election: A Surprise Win For Reform
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
May 08, 2018
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
Glimpses of the campaign in Malaysia's most hotly contested election to date.
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
China-Malaysia Relations and the Malaysian Election
May 08, 2018
China-Malaysia Relations and the Malaysian Election
Malaysia’s upcoming elections have put the Southeast Asian state’s ties with Beijing in the headlines.
China-Malaysia Relations and the Malaysian Election
Malaysia’s Election and Southeast Asia: Issues and Implications
April 23, 2018
Malaysia’s Election and Southeast Asia: Issues and Implications
As a leading member of ASEAN, Malaysia’s foreign policy in Southeast Asia will have implications for GE14 and vice versa. 
Malaysia’s Election and Southeast Asia: Issues and Implications
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
March 23, 2018
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
Whether it's breakfast cereal or Anwar, old rivals monopolize Malaysian politics.
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
How Will PAS Matter in Malaysia’s Election?
March 22, 2018
How Will PAS Matter in Malaysia’s Election?
The conservative Islamic party could play an important role in upcoming polls or thereafter.
How Will PAS Matter in Malaysia’s Election?
ASEAN’s Women to Watch: Part I
March 10, 2018
ASEAN’s Women to Watch: Part I
International Women’s Day is an opportunity to highlight some of the region’s most prominent women – some more recognizable than others – who are making themselves heard.
ASEAN’s Women to Watch: Part I
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
February 01, 2018
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
The new general election will feature a localization of electoral politics unseen in Malaysian political history.
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
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