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Peering into Thailand’s Turbulent Future

The courts may shortly remove Thailand’s prime minister, Yingluck Shinawatra. This would mean that in the past eight years, four prime ministers have been felled and four election results voided — surely a world record.   Behind this turbulence is major social change. Over one generation, average real per capita income tripled. The impact was greatest in the lower half of …

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