August 29, 2019
Australia in ASEAN: An Ever-Floating Idea Without a Clear Case?
By Luke Hunt
While the idea has been advanced for years in certain circles, it remains unclear what this would actually achieve.
July 06, 2019
ASEAN Takes a Stand on the ‘Indo-Pacific’
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
Can ASEAN and the various Indo-Pacific concepts coexist?
January 30, 2019
Can ASEAN Play a Greater Role in the Mekong Subregion?
By Shawn Ho and Kaewkamol Pitakdumrongkit
ASEAN should aim to be “central” in the Mekong subregion too.
November 28, 2018
A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War
By Yigal Chazan
Southeast Asian countries may gain from shifting production linked to the tit-for-tat tariff dispute.
June 21, 2018
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
By Calvin de Wilde
Some countries in Southeast Asia do better than others in welcoming LGBT tourists.
September 08, 2017
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
By Laura Allison-Reumann and Philomena Murray
ASEAN should reflect seriously on Brexit, and the UK will need to reconnect alone with Southeast Asia.
August 09, 2017
Why Resilient Cities Are Important to ASEAN's Future
By Ashvin Dayal
To sustain ASEAN’s economic progress over the next 50 years, its leaders must commit to focusing on climate change.
May 10, 2017
What Does Southeast Asia Think About the Trump Presidency?
By Catherine Putz
A recent survey depicts a dim view of U.S. regional engagement, and an opening for China.
February 25, 2017
Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously
By Champa Patel
To serve as a model regional organization, ASEAN can no longer ignore human rights violations.
September 18, 2015
The Chinese Cyber Threat in the South China Sea
By Anni Piiparinen
ASEAN needs to get serious about the role of cyberspace in conflicts over the South China Sea.
August 01, 2015
For the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct, Ninth Time Isn't the Charm
By Ankit Panda
After consultations in Tianjin, Chinese and ASEAN leaders appear to be no closer to a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea.
February 13, 2015
What is ASEAN Community 2015 All About?
By Raman Letchumanan
ASEAN should convey clearly exactly what its community-building this year is all about.