Tag Archives: National League for Democracy

Myanmar’s Minority Conundrum

For long-term happiness, Myanmar’s minorities will be seeking greater autonomy and the chance to defend their cultural heritage. Even if all goes well, balancing their interests against those of the majority will be a permanent conundrum.

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Laying the Foundations for Myanmar’s Development

Greater economic openness will have a fundamental effect on the structure of the Myanmar economy. But substantial and strategic investment in infrastructure is needed to support the development of its domestic markets and their integration into the international economy.

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Is the Myanmar Regime Splintering?

The return of direct military rule is becoming increasingly unlikely in Myanmar, particularly due to how this would undermine the economic benefits of the reform process. But the degree to which the current regime remains a unified entity will directly affect the country’s future trajectory and its prospects for a democratic future.

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