Second EEAS Policy Briefing Session: “State and fate of liberalism and democracy in Southeast Asia: the Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia”

30 Jan 2019 12.00 AM - 31 Jan 2019 12.00 AM
Brussels, Belgium

Chaired by Tomas Larsson (University of Cambridge) this second briefing session focused on research conducted within the framework of CRISEA’s Work Package 3 ‘The State: Contesting the Liberal State’

The following presentations were delivered:

  • The hegemony of Dutertismo: Lower middle-class mentalities and the erosion of liberal democracy, Lisandro Claudio (Ateneo de Manila, Philippines)
  • Malaysia after the 2018 elections: Stalled reforms and the Malay-Muslim challenge, Andreas Ufen (GIGA, Hamburg)

For the content please see Policy Brief 2 “The Erosion of Liberalism and the Rise of Duterte in the Philippines”.

Larsson, Tomas

Tomas Larsson received a PhD in Government from Cornell University in 2007. His award-winning dissertation was revised and published ... [read more]