Malaysian economics and politics in the new century

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Edward Elgar , Cheltenham
Malaysia -- Economic conditions -- Congresses., Malaysia -- Politics and government -- Congre
Statementedited by Colin Barlow, Francis Loh Kok Wah.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsBarlow, Colin, 1932-, Loh, Francis Kok-Wah, 1951-, Australia-Malaysia Conference, (2nd : 2000 : Canberra, A.C.T.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC445.5 .M342 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 206 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22150495M
ISBN 101840645997

Malaysian Economics and Politics in the New Century answers questions about how the economy and society are organized, about how the benefits from economic development are distributed, about government’s relations to major national institutions, and about the nature of Malaysian economics and politics in the new century book political by: 6.

Malaysian Economics and Politics in the New Century, now Malaysia is one of the fastest growing economies in the world today, and this book reflects current debates about the future directions of the national economy, polity and society in light of the late s watershed period of financial crisis, the arrest of Anwar Ibrahim and the subsequent general election.5/5.

Malaysia is one of the fastest growing economies in the world today, and this book reflects current debates about the future directions of the national economy, polity and society in. Malaysian Economics and Politics in the New Century aims to answer questions about how the economy and society are organized, about how the benefits from economic development are distributed, about government’s relations to major national institutions, and about the nature of the political process.

"Mahathir, Australia and the Rescue of the Malays." Malaysian Economics and Politics in the New Century, eds Colin Barlow & Francis Loh Kok Wah. Edward Elgar Publishing, The country of British Malaya is now known as the Peninsula of Malaysia (Gomez, ).

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Ethnic identity has dominated the political and social landscape of Malaysia throughout most of the 20th century. Recent changes, including government development policies, feminization of the industrial workforce, and rural to urban migration, have transformed the underlying political economy Author: Moniruzzaman Md.

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Since the early s the government has championed a social and economic restructuring strategy, first known as the New Economic Policy (NEP) and later as the New Development Policy (NDP), that has sought to strike a balance between the goals of economic growth and the redistribution of wealth.

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Written by leading experts in their respective fields, the eight essays presented here analyze the principal elements of Malaysian politics and administration along with their historical background, discuss the evolution of. The Malaysian New Economic Policy was created in with the aim of bringing Malays a 30% share of the economy of Malaysia and eradicating poverty amongst Malays, primarily through encouraging enterprise ownership by Bumiputeras.

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Drabble, An Economic History of Malaysia, c The Transition to Modern Economic Growth. London: Macmillan Press and New York: Size: 42KB. Independent Malaysia has weathered many economic and political storms over the last four decades. In the s and the s, the traditional export economy was renewed by a very successful program of replanting rubber estates and smallholdings with more productive varieties of rubber trees.

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the new politics, Malaysia’s new prime minister, Najib Razak, introduced the Mohd Azizuddin Mohd Sani is Senior Lecturer in Politics and Chairman of National Resilience Studies at the Institute of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad’s Thoughts, University Utara Malaysia.

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The aim of this paper is to discuss the issues concerning the New Economic Policy (NEP) of Malaysia. Even though the policy has ended nearly 20 years to-date, the issues of unequal treatments felt by the non- Bumiputeras and power struggle are still debatable.

Regardless the outcry, it is undeniable that the NEP has great significant on putting the economic and social balance between ethnics. The new US-China superpower rivalry 4 April Author: Øystein Tunsjø, Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies.

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The world has entered a new US–China bipolar international system. While China’s domestic stability and prosperity usually takes precedence, when it comes to foreign policy, Beijing’s priority is to manage its superpower rivalry with the United States. Coalitional Politics in Malaysia Largely in response to economic incentives, large numbers of Indians and Chinese immigrated to Malaya between the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century, resulting in a multi-communal, but highly segregated society.

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