RSIS Policy Briefs


  • New Global Economic Architecture: An Asian Perspective 

    Rana, Pradumna Bickram; Mordecai, Aédán (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2016-04-22)
    This policy brief will summarise the implications of the changing nature of the Global Economic Architecture (GEA). Recommendations will be made to the various related international institutions in order to create a cohesive environment that could ...
  • The 2015 Nepal Earthquake: Implications for Future International Relief Efforts 

    Cook, Alistair D. B.; Shrestha, Maxim; Htet, Zin Bo (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2016-04-15)
    This brief aims to provide a general overview of the international response in the immediate aftermath of the disaster, focusing primarily on the search and rescue and immediate relief phase. It also hopes to highlight observations and recommendations, ...
  • Impact of Climate Change on Food Production: Options for Importing Countries 

    Teng, Paul P. S.; Caballero-Anthony, Mely; Tian, Goh; Lassa, Jonatan A. (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2015-05-29)
    The imperative of climate change adaptation for a resilient food system requires institutional, technological and economic transformation not only in food exporting but also food importing countries. Furthermore, mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions ...
  • Public Stockpiling and Food Security 

    Caballero-Anthony, Mely; Teng, Paul P. S.; Shrestha, Maxim; Nair, Tamara; Lassa, Jonatan A. (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2015-05-15)
    This RSIS policy brief, based on intensive field studies in South and Southeast Asia and extensive literature review, aims to highlight some of the issues on stockpiling of food and offers some views on the policy implications of pursuing such a strategy.

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