The Statesman’s Yearbook Online

edited by Dr Barry Turner

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GOVERNMENT

Parliament
 

ECONOMIC OVERVIEWS

Economic Overviews

ELECTIONS

Elections
  • Presidential elections in Chile.
  • Parliamentary elections in Nepal.
 

FEATURED LEADER

The Statesman's Yearbook 2017
    Moon Jae-in was elected president of South Korea at the May 2017 snap election that followed Park Geun-hye’s impeachment. A former member of Roh Moo-huyn’s administration, he favours a softer approach to North Korea but a less conciliatory one towards the USA. Read more about his life and career here
Review

Essay

In his piece The Rise and Rise of Populism Barry Turner investigates the wave of populism sweeping the world. Find out more



Spotlight

SNAPSHOT

Maartje Janse and Henk te Velde reflect on the rise of political organizations in the nineteenth century. Find out more

Read more Snapshot articles here


 

Focus INFOGRAPHIC

30 years after Black Monday, we explore the history of stock markets and investigate the main crashes since the Great Depression…

Browse our archive of infographics here

  Essay DID YOU KNOW?

Janet Kataaha Museveni, Uganda’s minister of education and sports, is the wife of the country’s president Yoweri K. Museveni.