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.


2020/97 “The South China Sea Dispute in 2020-2021” by Ian Storey


2020 No. 97



2020/96 “Vietnam’s Over-reliance on Exports and FDI” by Le Hong Hiep


2020 No. 96



2020/95 “China’s Belt and Road Finds Southeast Asia a Tough Slog” by Murray Hiebert


2020 No. 95



2020/94 “Elections in November: A Profile of Supporters of Myanmar’s Ruling NLD” by Nyi Nyi Kyaw


2020 No. 94



2020/93 “The Slim By-Election: Pejuang’s First and Mahathir’s Last Battle?” by Francis E. Hutchinson and Kevin Zhang


2020 No. 93



2020/92 “Vietnam Fights Corruption: Towards More Inclusive Initiatives?” by Thaveeporn Vasavakul


2020 No. 92



2020/91 “Chinese-Language Newspapers in Indonesia: Declining Readership, Advertisement Revenue and Dearth of Journalists/Writers” by Leo Suryadinata


2020 No. 91



2020/90 “Boosting Vietnam-US Relations: The Agent Orange Issue” by Le Dinh Tinh


2020 No. 90



2020/89 “Teaching and Learning During School Closure: Lessons from Indonesia” by Senza Arsendy, C. Jazzlyne Gunawan, Niken Rarasati, and Daniel Suryadarma


2020 No. 89



2020/88 “Re-enmeshment in the Mekong: External Powers’ Turn” by Pongphisoot Busbarat


2020 No. 88