Category Archives: Individual Opinions

Building Institutions in Cambodia: Connecting the Competent Individuals

By Heng Dyna Yes, institutions matter. Prosperity depends less on culture or geography or rulers’ expertise but much more on “institutions”, i.e. property rights, economic freedom, equality before the law, and trusted enforcement of contracts. Markets cannot function well without … Continue reading

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A Bird’s Eye View on Cambodia: Education Quality and Conflict risks

By Heng Dyna Cambodia should not view the recent exam fiasco as a separate issue from the political uncertainty and risks in the country. They are the two dots Cambodia needs to connect. Education plays very important role in reducing … Continue reading

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ដោយ វង្ស សុជាតា អត្ថបទនេះត្រូវបានចេញផ្សាយនៅក្នុងកាសែត  Phnom Penh Post  នៅថ្ងៃទី២៣ ខែកក្កដា ឆ្នាំ២០១៣ កាលពីថ្ងៃ សុក្រ ទី ១៩ ខែកក្កដា ឆ្នាំ២០១៣ អស់រយៈពេលជិតពីរម៉ោងនាពេលថ្ងៃត្រង់ ខ្ញុំបាន ឃើញដោយផ្ទាល់ភែ្នកនូវព្រឹត្តិការណ៍ដ៏ធំមួយជាលើកដំបូង គឺភាពសកម្មរបស់យុវជនខែ្មរ ក្នុងការចូលរួមក្នុងដំណើរការនយោបាយ។ មានប្រជាជនរាប់ម៉ឺននាក់ ដែលភាគច្រើនជា យុវជនប្រុស-ស្រី បានចូលរួមដងែ្ហការ វិលត្រឡប់មកប្រទេសកម្ពុជាវិញរបស់មេដឹកនាំ គណបក្សប្រឆាំង លោក សម រង្ស៊ី ក្រោយពីលោកបាននិរទេសខ្លួនពីប្រទេសកម្ពុជា អស់រយៈពេល ជិតបួនឆ្នាំ ដោយសារហេតុផលដែលលោកនិយាយថាជារឿងនយោបាយ។ ក្បូនដងែ្ហអ្នកគាំទ្រលោក សម រង្ស៊ី បានឈរយ៉ាងកកកុញ ចាប់ពីព្រលានយន្តហោះ រហូតតាម … Continue reading

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A Suggestion for National Unity and Development

By Chan Sophal A Khmer version of this article was published in the Phnom Penh Post on July 19, 2013 I’m really pleased by what I consider a win-win solution taken by the opposition and ruling leaders of Cambodia. It … Continue reading

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Cambodia should focus on inclusive growth, not just growth

By Heng Dyna A Khmer version of this article was published in the Phnom Penh Post on May 17, 2013 The article “IMF: How to grow Cambodia” is optimistic and motivating, sharing lessons on how Cambodia can sustain its growth … Continue reading

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