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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Sia Yae had only four years of elementary education and in his young days he
earned a living from bicycle repairs. The turning point of his life came after his
father's death in the mid-1950s when he opened a gambling den. With the
Sia Yae would not have been able to build up his empire, especially the lucrative
logging concessions, without political connections and he devoted considerable
attention to this aspect of his business. Beginning in Angthong he sponsored ...
Sia Yae eventually lost his life in 1989. As he was leaving the court house in the
northeastern provincial capital of Korat, a modified claymore mine was detonated
by remote control killing Sia Yae and several of his companions.
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