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.


2020/42 “The Death of EDCA and Philippine-U.S. Security Relations” by Renato Cruz De Castro


2020 No. 42


2020/41 “Previewing Vietnam’s Leadership Transition in 2021” by Le Hong Hiep


2020 No. 41


2020/40 “Japan’s Indo-Pacific Strategy in Southeast Asia: Floundering, not Foundering” by William Choong


2020 No. 40


2020/39 “Covid-19, Islamic Civil Society and State Capacity in Indonesia” by Syafiq Hasyim


2020 No. 39


2020/38 “COVID-19: Prayut’s Dilemma – Save Lives or Jobs” by Termsak Chalermpalanupap


2020 No. 38


2020/37 “Covid-19: Challenges for Singapore Islamic Studies Graduates” by Norshahril Saat


2020 No. 37


2020/36 “E-Commerce in Indonesia: What is Holding Back Small Businesses?” by Titik Anas, Nur Afni Panjaitan and Tham Siew Yean


2020 No. 36


2020/35 “The 2020 Ease of Doing Business Survey: How Competitive is the Malaysian Economy?” by Michael T Schaper


2020 No. 35


2020/34 “Images Reinforced: COVID-19, US-China Rivalry and Southeast Asia” by Malcolm Cook and Ian Storey


2020 No. 34


2020/33 “Beyond 2020: Indo-Pacific Strategy under a Democrat White House” by John Lee


2020 No. 33