RSIS Working Papers


  • When the Forest is Depleted: Resource Governance in the Border Regions of Kapuas Hulu in West Kalimantan, Indonesia 

    Muhyidin, Ali (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-01-30)
    There are particular challenges in managing natural resources in border areas between Kapuas Hulu in West Kalimantan, Indonesia, and Sarawak in Malaysia. Understanding resource governance in such areas is crucial, as it not only strengthens awareness ...
  • Economic and Strategic Dimensions of MEGA-FTAS: A Perception Survey of Asian Opinion Leaders 

    JI, XIANBAI; RANA, PRADUMNA B.; CHIA, WAI-MUN; LI, CHANGTAI (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2016-12-09)
    The advent of mega-free trade agreements (mega-FTAs) including the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a defining feature of global ...
  • Analysing Transformative Local Leadership in Indonesia 

    ARIFIANTO, ALEXANDER R. (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2016-06-30)
    Since 2001, Indonesia’s political decentralisation has opened fresh avenues for a new generation of local government executives to be elected. These new local leaders tend to promote novel styles of political leadership that are can transform how public ...
  • Identifying Stakeholders in the Land Use Management Process and Related Critical Factors in ASEAN 

    Tambunan, Tulus (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2016-05-31)
    With growing populations and demand for food, farmers in ASEAN member states (except Singapore) are required to produce more and more food from land that continues to decline due to population growth, industrialisation and urbanisation. Consequently, ...

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