Corruption and Democracy in Thailand
This book is the result of a major research study on corruption, set in its political context. It covers estimates of the amounts involved; the roles of politicians, business people, bureaucrats, and police; the political background and impact; popular attitudes on corruption; and potential counter-measures. The publication of the original research prompted a political storm. Both inside and outside of Thailand, this work is recognized as a landmark study.
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One of the two, Narong Wongwan, later headed the military-backed political party
Samakkhitham. At the March 1992 elections, Samakkhitham won the largest
number of seats, and Narong was set to be the premier. But an American official ...
Narong Wongwan's grandfather was related to jao muang Phrae, the governor of
the Phrae region under the traditional system in the nineteenth century. Through
this connection the family subcontracted a lucrative teak concession from the ...
These economic and personal relations between the curing plant owners and the
people could easily be translated into votes for Narong and his associates at
election time.47 The relatives on his father's side were active in politics and one ...
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