"The Political Cycle of Policy Populism and Government Dependency in Thailand"
Despite the military coups that ensued the Thaksin administration, policy populism continued to provide benefits to the poor and help maintain public trust in the government. However, the authors argue that this kind of populism calls for a "checks and...(photo: Reuters)Read more
"Fiscal Irresponsibility in the Face of Redistributive Populism"
For the fifth publication of the ADRN special working paper series, Dr. Kaustuv Kanti Bandyopadhyay and Mr. Kaustuv Chakrabarti of the Participatory Research in Asia study the populist phenomenon in India and its impact on Indian politics. They note...(photo:Reuters)Read more