ISEAS Perspective 2020

ISEAS Perspective provides analysis of specific current events and their significance for the Southeast Asian region. This will be published occasionally, and is aimed at keeping decision-makers in both the public and private sectors informed; as well as scholars, laymen and the interested public. This series undergoes a peer-review process.


2020/57 “Malaysia’s Bersatu Remains Split and Faces Uncertain Future” by Norshahril Saat


2020 No. 57



2020/56 “Revising the Special Autonomy Law for Papua: Challenges and Possibilities” by Aisah Putri Budiatri


2020 No. 56



2020/55 “The Black Economy in Southeast Asia: Current Issues and Future Challenges” by Michael T Schaper


2020 No. 55



2020/54 “COVID-19 and ASEAN+3: Impacts and Responses” by Jayant Menon


2020 No. 54



2020/53 “Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s Crisis Facebooking During Covid-19 in Myanmar” by Nyi Nyi Kyaw


2020 No. 53



2020/52 “Myanmar’s Foreign Policy in an Election Year” by Moe Thuzar


2020 No. 52



2020/51 “COVID-19 in Thailand: The Securitization of a Non-traditional Threat” by Supalak Ganjanakhundee


2020 No. 51



2020/50 “Chinese Steel Investments in ASEAN” by Tham Siew Yean and Yeoh Wee Jin


2020 No. 50



2020/49 “Tackling COVID-19 in ASEAN: Sustain an Open Trade Policy on Personal Protective Equipment” by Sithanonxay Suvannaphakdy


2020 No. 49



2020/48 “Anies Baswedan: His Political Career, COVID-19, and the 2024 Presidential Election” by Ahmad Najib Burhani


2020 No. 48