Tricia Yeoh was formerly a Visiting Fellow at the ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute. She is now the CEO of the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She is also a PhD Candidate at the University of Nottingham Malaysia, studying federal-state relations and opposition subnational politics.

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Police check documents of motorists at a checkpoint in Kuala Lumpu

State Governments and the 2021 Emergency: Unfettered Powers at the Centre

Tricia Yeoh

Malaysia’s declared state of Emergency has given the federal government sweeping powers to intervene into the affairs of the country’s 13 states.