Wai Moe is a Visiting Fellow with the Myanmar Studies Programme at ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute. He is a former Burmese political prisoner turned journalist. He has written for the Irrawaddy, Burmese media, The New York Times, Foreign Policy, The Washington Post and National Public Radio (NPR). 

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Myanmar Coup Makers’ Major Challenge is a Failing Economy 

Wai Moe

Myanmar’s economy has suffered considerably since the February 2021 coup and the prospects of recovery are dwindling given the ham-handed economic mismanagement of the ruling regime.