Reports

Outcomes and recommendations from the events that the Centre organises are published (by ISEAS) as monographs, booklets and reports. The ASC Report Series, started in 2008, are provided to the policy, academic and business communituies in the ASEAN region and beyond. They are also shared online.

Reports»Report Series

Report Series

   
GCC

Report Series No. 12
The Gulf Cooperation Council: A Rising Power and Lessons for ASEAN

 

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) comprises Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

ANZCERTA

Report Series No. 11
Australia-New Zealand Closer Economic Relations (CER) Trade Agreement and Regional Integration

 

The origins, evolution and impact of the Australia New Zealand Closer Economic Relations Trade Agreement (ANZCERTA) are examined in this book. ANZCERTA is often referred to as a benchmark for trade agreements.

Global Economic Crisis - Implications for ASEAN

Report Series No. 10
The Global Economic Crisis: Implications for ASEAN

 

On 18 June 2009, the ASEAN Studies Centre of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized the ASEAN Roundtable 2009 with the theme “The Global Economic Crisis: Implications for ASEAN”.

ASEAN-Canada Forum

Report Series No. 9
ASEAN-Canada Forum 2008

 

On 25–26 November 2008, the Regional Economic Studies Programme of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Singapore organized a forum on "Regional Economic Integration: ASEAN and Canadian Perspectives".

Energy  Geopolitics in the South China Sea

Report Series No. 8
Energy and Geopolitics in the South China Sea: Implications for ASEAN and Its Dialogue Partner

 

The South China Sea is generally considered as one of the flashpoints for conflict in East Asia. With its vast expanse, the South China Sea's many small land features and indeterminate maritime regimes are the subject of conflicting claims among China and Taiwan and four member-countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.

Economic Integration and the Investment Climate in ASEAN Countries

Report Series No. 7
Economic Integration and the Investment Climates in ASEAN Countries: Perspectives from Taiwan Investors

 

In November 2008, the Center for Asia-Pacific Area Studies of Academia Sinica, Taiwan, the ASEAN Studies Centre of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, and the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research organised a symposium in Taipei.

Global Financial Crisis - Implications for ASEAN

Report Series No. 6
Global Financial Crisis: Implications for ASEAN

 

We in the ASEAN Studies Centre at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore have compiled in this volume a lead article, five commentaries on it, and a previously published article about the current global financial crisis, its implications for ASEAN, and what ASEAN can do about it.

Mercosur Economic Integration

Report Series No. 5
MERCOSUR Economic Integration: Lessons for ASEAN

 

In January 1992, the leaders of ASEAN gathered for their fourth summit meeting to sign an agreement called the Common Effective Preferential Tariff for the creation of the ASEAN Free Trade Area.

ASEAN Economic Community Blueprint

Report Series No. 4
ASEAN Economic Community Blueprint

 

On 28 July 2008, the ASEAN Studies Centre and the Regional Economic Studies Programme, both of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized a roundtable on The ASEAN Economic Community Blueprint.

Road to Ratification and Implementation of the ASEAN Charter

Report Series No. 3
The Road to Ratification and Implementation of the ASEAN Charter

 

This book is a product of the Expert Roundtable Discussion on the topic "The Road to Ratification and Implementation of the ASEAN Charter", jointly organised by the ASEAN Studies Centre (ASC) of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) and the Habibie Centre, on 17 July 2008 in Jakarta.

Attitudes and Awareness Towards ASEAN

Report Series No. 2
Attitudes and Awareness Towards ASEAN: Findings of a Ten-Nation Survey

 

This report shares results of a regionwide survey undertaken in late 2007 among over 2,000 students from leading universities across ASEAN member countries.

ASEAN Community - Unblocking the Roadblocks

Report Series No. 1
The ASEAN Community: Unblocking the Roadblocks

 

This report, the first in the ASEAN Studies Centre report series, begins with a brief account of the important points raised during the discussions made at the workshop on The ASEAN Community: Unblocking the Roadblocks, organized by the ASEAN Studies Centre and the Regional Economic Studies Programme on 15 April 2008.