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Aung San Suu Kyi praises NIAS Press book

Sean Turnell’s Fiery Dragons – has been making its mark in other ways. Not only has this critically acclaimed study now been listed as recommended reading in the latest edition of the Lonely Planet guide to Myanmar/Burma but also, at a recent meeting with the author, Aung San Suu Kyi praised the book and declared the author to be her ‘favourite economist’. In a note to the Press, he commented wryly, ‘given the standing of the profession, that might not mean a lot!’
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