Dan Slater, director of the Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies and professor of political science at the University of Michigan, has provided expert commentary about the military coup in Myanmar. A roundup of these articles and comments includes:
- Time, February 1, How Myanmar's Fragile Push for Democracy Collapsed in a Military Coup
- Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, February 1, Myanmar Coup: What's at Stake and Will the Military's Power Hold?
- "Neither Free Nor Fair" podcast, February 12, Dan Slater: What's Happening in Myanmar?
- Al Jazeera, February 14, What’s Happening in Myanmar? Start Here
- East Asia Forum, February 14, In a Polarised Asia Pacific, Democracy Should Be a Goal, Not a Club
Dan Slater specializes in the politics and history of enduring dictatorships and emerging democracies, with a regional focus on Southeast Asia. His research interests include comparative politics, international relations, world politics, and methodology.