Volume 8, Issue 3
The Rise of Election Monitoring
Public Opinion in New Democracies
The East Asian Prospect
A review of The Political Economy of Democratic Transitions, by Stephan Haggard and Robert R. Kaufman.
Reports on elections in Algeria, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Croatia, El Salvador, Indonesia, Iran, Mali, Mongolia, Yemen.
Excerpts from: the acceptance speech of Martin Lee, Democracy Award recipient; Saudi prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saoud’s opening address at the Second Conference of Arab NGOs; Angolan National Assembly chairman Roberto de Almeida’s speech; Czech president Václav Havel’s statement.
Ditchley Conferees Examine Transitions; Civic Educators Meet in Pretoria; Report on NED’s International Forum.