Tag Archives: Malaysia

Foreign Labour Policy and Manufacturing Employment in Malaysia

“Foreign Labour Policy and Employment in Manufacturing: The Case of Malaysia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1759675) is a new article by Evelyn S. Devadason of the Faculty of Economics & Administration, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The abstract for the paper states: … Continue reading

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The Defeat of Barisan Nasional

In a new review at JCA, Ross Tapsell looks at The Defeat of Barisan Nasional: Missed Signs or Late Surge? co-edited by Francis E. Hutchinson and Lee Hwok Aun and published by Singapore’s ISEAS Publishing. As Tapsell notes, “Malaysia’s 2018 … Continue reading

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Legacies of the Cold War in Malaysia

“Legacies of the Cold War in Malaysia: Anything but Communism” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1709128) is a new article by Meredith L. Weiss of the Department of Political Science, University at Albany, SUNY, New York, USA. This article is the fourth for a … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2020 published

Issue number 1  of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the first of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary. This is a regular issue, beginning with an … Continue reading

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Authoritarian Capitalism in Asia

Authoritarian Capitalism. Sovereign Wealth Funds and State-Owned Enterprises in East Asia and Beyond is authored by Richard W. Carney and published by Cambridge University Press. It is reviewed for JCA by Editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison of the Department of Asian Studies … Continue reading

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Issue 3 of 2019 published

Issue number 3 of Volume 49 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This is a regular issue of seven research articles and five book reviews. The research articles are: “Extremely Rightful” … Continue reading

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Malaysia’s political economy

Long-time contributor and member of the editorial board, Alec Gordon has contributed a new review, this time of The Development of Malaysian Capitalism: From British Rule to the Present Day for JCA. This book is authored by another JCA contributor, … Continue reading

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