The Political Economy of New Authoritarianism in Southeast Asia


  • Rainer Einzenberger University of Vienna
  • Wolfram Schaffar University of Vienna




Author Biographies

Rainer Einzenberger, University of Vienna

Rainer Einzenberger is a PhD candidate at the Department of Development Studies, University of Vienna. His research interests include political science, land and resource politics, critical geography, and indigenous movements with a regional focus on Southeast Asia. Contact:

Wolfram Schaffar, University of Vienna

Between 2010 and 2018, Wolfram Schaffar has worked as professor for Development Studies and Political Science at the University of Vienna. Prior to this, he worked at the University of Bonn, at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, and at the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) in Leiden. His fields of interest are state theory of the South, social movements, new constitutionalism and democratization processes, as well as new authoritarianism. Contact:




How to Cite

Einzenberger, R., & Schaffar, W. (2018). The Political Economy of New Authoritarianism in Southeast Asia. Advances in Southeast Asian Studies, 11(1), 1–12.