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Burma/Myanmar

Authors

  • Renaud Egreteau

    1. Research Assistant Professor with the Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Hong Kong. A political scientist, he writes on the evolving ecologies of the Burmese and Indian contemporary polities. Email: egreteau@hku.hk.
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Abstract

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After decades of repression, Myanmar, formerly Burma, is finally opening up. The military junta has been disbanded, political prisoners have been released and fresh elections held. Renaud Egreteau reports on the reforms sweeping across the south-east Asian nation.

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