The economics behind Min Aung Hlaing’s grand delusions

10.04.2021 | CIPE in News | Khine Win
Pagoda Field of Bagan, Myanmar. Courtesy Unsplash.com

In Myanmar’s Frontier magazine, Khine Win explains that Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has attracted ridicule for airing grand development plans at a time when the economy is in crisis, but even the regime’s more rational economic goals are unlikely to be achievable.