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Thailand’s barren agriculture and services industries key to growth

18 July 2017 Author: Deunden Nikomborirak, Thailand Development Research Institute Thailand’s economic performance during the past decade has been lackluster with GDP growth in 2015 averaging only 2.93 per cent, compared to the broader ASEAN region’s 5.33 per cent. The … Continue reading

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Why isn’t Thailand’s middle class fond of democracy? — East Asia Forum

Author: Pavin Chachavalpongpun, Kyoto University The growth of the middle class and civil society plays a pivotal role in the promotion of democracy. They closely monitor a government’s performance and its commitment to good governance. The middle class also demands … Continue reading

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