While Vietnam suffered economically due to COVID-19, the ruling Vietnam Communist Party burnished its image through its successful management of the crisis. This review examines the roots of the party's success and discusses why the party has nonetheless continued to stifle dissent. It also previews the 13th Party Congress.
- 13th Party Congress
- Anti-corruption campaign
- Dong tam
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Sociology and Political Science