Contributors

Aaron Jed Rabena
Research Fellow, Asia-Pacific Pathways to Progress; member, Philippine Council for Foreign Relations
Abdul Razak Ahmad
Founding Director, Bait Al Amanah
Adam Y. Liu
Assistant Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Alex Capri
Visiting Senior Fellow, National University of Singapore, Business School, Analytics & Operations Department
Alex Fergnani
PhD candidate, NUS Business School
Allaudeen Hameed
Tang Peng Yeu Professor of Finance and Head of Department of Finance, National University of Singapore Business School
Amanda Chen
Partner (Foreign Lawyer), RHTLaw Asia LLP; Head, International China Practice
Amitendu Palit
Senior Research Fellow and Research Lead (trade and economics), Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore
Amrita Jash
Research Fellow, Centre for Land Warfare Studies, New Delhi
Andrew Delios
Professor, Department of Strategy & Policy and Vice Dean, Master of Science Programmes Office, NUS Business School
Ang Yuen Yuen
Political Scientist
Anne-Marie Schleich
Former German Ambassador to New Zealand
Ardhitya Eduard Yeremia
Lecturer, Department of International Relations, Universitas Indonesia
Aristyo Rizka Darmawan
Lecturer in International Law, University of Indonesia
Atsuhito Isozaki
Associate Professor, Keio University
Bai Yi
Comic artist
Barbara Kelemen
Research Fellow, Central European Institute of Asian Studies
Ben Charoenwong
Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore Business School
Benjamin Hung
Chief Executive Officer, Asia, Standard Chartered
Bi Shihong
Professor, School of International Studies, Yunnan University
Bich T. Tran
PhD Candidate, University of Antwerp; Fellow, Verve Research; Adjunct Fellow, Center for Strategic & International Studies
Bram Barclay
Anthropologist
Brigitte Lin Ching-hsia
Actress and writer
Bu Shaoying
Assistant research fellow, Research Centre for Maritime Silk Road, National Institute for South China Sea Studies
C. Raja Mohan
Director, Institute of South Asian Studies
Cai Daolu
Visiting Senior Fellow, NUS Business School
Cai Enze
Media commentator
Caixin Global
Caixin Global
Chan Chun Sing
Minister for Trade and Industry and Minister-in-charge of the Public Service, Republic of Singapore
Chan Heng Chee
Singapore's Ambassador-at-Large
Chang Weining
Visiting Psychologist, Institute of Mental Health
Charles Dunst
Visiting Scholar, East-West Center; Associate, LSE IDEAS
Chen Gang
Assistant Director (Policy Research) and Senior Research Fellow, East Asian Institute
Chen Guojun
Visiting senior fellow, Department of Finance, NUS Business School
Chen Hongbin
Researcher and writer
Chen Jibing
Commentator
Chen Jing
Shanghai Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Chen Kang
Economist
Chen Lifang
Corporate Senior Vice-President and Director of the Board, Huawei
Chen Nahui
Assistant Professor, China University of Political Science and Law
Chen Xi
Academic committee member, Institute for Global Cooperation and Understanding, Peking University/Associate visiting researcher, Aerospace Information Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Cheng Pei-kai
Cultural Historian
Cheng Yawen
Professor, School of International Relations and Public Affairs, Shanghai International Studies University
Chew Boon Leong
Senior Correspondent, Business Desk, Lianhe Zaobao
Chia Yei Yei
Senior Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Chiang Hsun
Author, art historian
China Desk, Lianhe Zaobao
China Desk, Lianhe Zaobao
Chip Tsao
Columnist
Chow Yian Ping
Editor, ThinkChina
Chu Junhong
Dean’s Chair and Associate Professor, National University of Singapore Business School
Chuang Hui Liang
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Courtney T. Wittekind
Wang Gungwu Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Daljit Singh
Senior Fellow, Coordinator of the Regional Strategic and Political Studies Programme, ISEAS - Yusof Ishak Institute
David Arase
Lecturer, Hopkins-Nanjing Center, Nanjing University
David Lee
Professor, SUSS, SUFE and NUS
David Ng
Commentator/columnist
Deng Han
PhD candidate, Peking University
Deng Qingbo
Commentator
Deng Xize
Professor, Sichuan University
Denny Roy
Senior Fellow, East-West Center, Honolulu
Dien Nguyen An Luong
Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Dirk Nimmegeers
Editor, Chinasquare, China Vandaag
Du Zhiyuan
PhD candidate, East China Normal University
Duan Jin-Chuan
Executive Director, Asian Institute of Digital Finance, NUS
Edwin Ong
Chongqing Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Emir Hrnjic
Adjunct Assistant Professor, NUS Business School
Enze Han
Associate Professor, Department of Politics and Public Administration, HKU
Erik Baark
Professor Emeritus, Division of Social Science, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Fan Hongda
Professor, Middle East Studies Institute, Shanghai International Studies University
Fiona Huang
Research Analyst, Global Studies Institute Hong Kong
Fok Yit Wai
Associate China News Editor, Lianhe Zaobao
Ge Hongliang
Deputy Director, College of ASEAN Studies, Guangxi University for Nationalities
George Yeo
Former Foreign Minister, Singapore
Goh Chye Tee
Director and Consultant Physician, NTU Chinese Medicine Clinic, School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
Gordon Mathews
Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Gu Gonglei
General Manager, New Beginnings Management Consulting, SPH
Gu Qingyang
Associate Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Han Dongping
Professor, Warren Wilson College
Han Heyuan
Senior Research Fellow and Vice-Chairman, Guangdong Association of Productivity Science; Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Southern Governance, Guangzhou University
Han Yong Hong
Associate Editor, Zaobao; Editor, Zaobao.com
Hayson Wang
Visiting Researcher, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford
He Baogang
Professor, Deakin University
He Yafei
Former Vice-Minister, Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Heidi Toribio
Regional Co-Head, Client Coverage, Asia, Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking, Standard Chartered
Hein Khaing
Assistant Research Fellow, School of International Relations/Research School for Southeast Asia Studies, Xiamen University
Heng Kim Song
Editorial Cartoonist
Heng Swee Keat
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Republic of Singapore
Ho Puay-peng
Head, Department of Architecture, National University of Singapore
Hoang Thi Ha
Lead Researcher for Political & Security Affairs, ASEAN Studies Centre, ISEAS - Yusof Ishak Institute
Hong Xiaoyong
China's Ambassador to Singapore
Hsu Chung-mao
Historical photo collector, author
Hu Hao
Independent academic
Hu Yuanwen
Associate Business Editor, Chinese Media Group NewsHub
Huang Zhiping
PhD candidate, School of Mathematical Sciences, Capital Normal University
Huynh Tam Sang
Lecturer and Research Fellow, Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities
Ian Storey
Senior fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Imran Ahmed
Visiting Research Fellow, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore
Jack Huang
Consultant and social entrepreneur
James Pang
Associate Professor, NUS Business School
Jan Kliem
Senior Research Fellow, German-Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance (CPG), Thammasat University
Jing Jing Luo
Doctoral candidate, Xiamen University
Jiye Kim
University of Sydney and Macquarie University
Joseph Liow
Dean and Tan Kah Kee Chair and Professor of Comparative and International Politics, Nanyang Technological University
Justin Zhang
Journalist, Courrier International
Kai Kajitani
Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University
Kenneth Huang
Associate Professor, Department of Strategy and Policy, National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School and the Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management, NUS
Khairulanwar Zaini
Research Officer, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Kheang Un
Associate Professor, Political Science, Northern Illinois University
Kimkong Heng
Visiting Senior Fellow, Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace
Koh Lian Pin
Professor, National University of Singapore
Kong Tuan Yuen
Research Fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore
Kuik Cheng-Chwee
Head, Centre for Asian Studies, Institute of Malaysian and International Studies (IKMAS), National University of Malaysia (UKM)
Kwek Jian Qiang
Student in the Master in International Affairs (MIA) Programme, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Kwek So Cheer
Digital transformation leader
Lai Yew Meng
Dean, Centre for the Promotion of Knowledge and Language Learning (CPKLL), Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
Lance Gore
Senior research fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore
Lang Youxing
Professor, Zhejiang University
Le Hong Hiep
Fellow, ISEAS - Yusof Ishak Institute
Lee Chee Yang
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Lee Huay Leng
Head, Chinese Media Group, SPH
Lee Kai-Fu
Chairman and CEO, Sinovation Ventures and President, Sinovation Ventures Artificial Intelligence Institute
Leo Suryadinata
Senior Visiting Fellow, ISEAS - Yusof Ishak Institute
Leung Man-tao
Writer, political commentator
Li Cheng
Director and Senior Fellow, John L. Thornton China Center, Brookings Institution
Li Jingkui
Professor, School of Economics, Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics
Li Nan
Visiting Senior Research Fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore
Li Wenlong
Chief Economist, International Intelligent Data Pte. Ltd.; president, Pan-Asia Research Institute of Digital Economy
Li Xiaojun
Wang Gungwu Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute; Associate Professor of Political Science, University of British Columbia
Li Yongning
Associate professor, College of Economics and Business, Tianjin Polytechnic University
Li Yuehua
Associate Fellow, Department of Philosophy, Nanjing University (NJU)
Liang Xingguo
University researcher
Lim Fong Wei
Senior Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao, zbNOW
Lim Hwee Hua
Former Minister, Prime Minister’s Office, Republic of Singapore; Former Managing Director (Strategic Relations), Temasek Holdings
Lim Yin Jia
Lead Physician, NTU Chinese Medicine Clinic, School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
Lim Zhan Ting
Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Lin Qi
Assistant Research Fellow, National Institute for South China Sea Studies
Liu Chin-tsai
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Affairs, Fo Guang University
Liu Liu
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Long Yan
Assistant Research Fellow, Centre for Maritime Silk Road Studies, National Institute for South China Sea Studies
Lorna S. Wei
Assistant Professor, Central University of Finance and Economics
Loro Horta
Diplomat, Timor Leste
Low Sze Wee
Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre
Lu Xi
Assistant Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
Luo Zhiheng
Deputy Dean and Chief Macroeconomic Analyst, Yuekai Securities Research Institute
Lye Liang Fook
Senior Fellow, Coordinator of Vietnam Studies Programme at ISEAS - Yusof Ishak Institute
Ma Haiyun
Associate Professor, Frostburg State University
Ma Liang
Professor, School of Public Administration and Policy; Research Fellow, National Academy for Development and Strategy, Renmin University of China
Ma Yong
Professor, The Belt and Road School, Beijing Normal University
Malcolm Cook
Visiting Senior Fellow, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute
Masaaki Yatsuzuka
Research Fellow of Chinese politics, National Institute for Defense Studies, Japan
Masafumi Iida
Head, America, Europe, and Russia Division, Regional Studies Department, National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)
Melinda Martinus
Lead Researcher (Socio-cultural), ASEAN Studies Centre, ISEAS
Meng Dandan
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao Beijing Bureau
Michael Frese
Professor and Provost’s Chair, Department of Management & Organisation, NUS Business School
Michito Tsuruoka
Associate Professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University
Mie Oba
Professor, Kanagawa University
Milton Osborne
Independent scholar
Muhammad Saad Siddiqui
Undergraduate, University of Cambridge
Murray Hiebert
Senior Associate, Southeast Asia Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington
Ng Soon Kiat
Taipei Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Ng Yimin
Correspondent, Chinese Media Group
Nguyen Hong Thao
Professor, Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam
Ni Lexiong
Professor, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law
Nick Freeman
Associate Fellow, Myanmar Studies Programme, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Nicolas Lainez
Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Norman Yik
Hong Kong Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Nyi Nyi Kyaw
Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Oliver Tappe
Associate Fellow, Regional Social and Cultural Studies Programme, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Pang Kia Nian
Associate Business Editor, Chinese Media Group Newshub
Pang Ruizhi
PhD Candidate, Boston University
Paul Yip
Associate Professor in Economics, Nanyang Technological University
Pei Sai Fan
Adjunct Professor, NTU, SMU, NUS and SUSS in Singapore, and Renmin University and Tsinghua University in China
Peng Nian
Associate Research Fellow, National Institute for South China Sea Studies
Peng Shengyu
Research Fellow, Charhar Institute
Peter Chang
Deputy Director, Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya
Pham Do An
Research assistant, Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities
Phan Xuan Dung
Graduate Research Assistant, RSIS
Pongphisoot Busbarat
Lecturer, Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University
Poo Mu-chou
Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Qi Dongtao
Research Fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore
Qian Jiwei
Senior Research Fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore
Qiao Xinsheng
Professor, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Quinton Temby
Visiting fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
Distinguished Fellow & Head, Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative, Observer Research Foundation
Ren Qi
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Rishi Gupta
ICSSR Doctoral Fellow, Center for South Asian Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Robert Sutter
Visiting Senior Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute; Professor of Practice of International Affairs, Elliott School, George Washington University
Roland Ng
President, Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Ruth Tan
Associate Professor, Department of Finance, National University of Singapore Business School
Sahashi Ryo
Associate Professor of International Relations, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, The University of Tokyo
Shang Yongmei
Associate researcher, Jilin Academy of Social Sciences
Sharon Seah
Senior Fellow and Coordinator, Climate Change in Southeast Asia Programme and ASEAN Studies Centre, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Shaun Narine
Professor of International Relations, St. Thomas University, Canada
Shen Jinhao
Professor, Shenzhen University
Shin Kawashima
Professor of international relations, Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, University of Tokyo
Shivaji Das
Travel writer
Shruti Pandalai
Fellow, Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
Sim Tze Wei
Associate Foreign News Editor, Lianhe Zaobao
Simon Shen
Founder, GLOs; Political Commentator
Sokvy Rim
Co-Founder and Programme Manager, The Thinker Cambodia
Song Zhaoli
Associate professor, Department of Management & Organisation, NUS Business School
Song Zhongping
Adjunct professor, commentator
Sugiura Yasuyuki
Senior Fellow, China Division of Regional Studies, National Institute for Defense Studies
Sun Cheng
Professor, School of Politics and Public Management, China University of Political Science and Law; Director, East Asian Centre for International Studies
Sun Peisong
Director, Lianyungang Development Research Institute
Supalak Ganjanakhundee
Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Sylvia Hubner
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Management & Organisation, NUS Business School
Tai Hing Shing
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Tan Chin Hwee
Asia-Pacific CEO, Trafigura
Tan Chong Huat
Senior Partner, RHTLaw Asia LLP; Chairman, China-ASEAN Business Alliance
Tan Eng Teck
Associate Chief Sub-Editor, Lianhe Zaobao
Tan Haojun
Financial commentator
Tan Kong Yam
Professor, Nanyang Technological University
Tan Ying Zhen
Lifestyle correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Termsak Chalermpalanupap
Visiting Fellow, Thailand Studies Programme, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Tham Siew Yean
Visiting Senior Fellow, ISEAS and Professor Emeritus, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
ThinkChina
ThinkChina, 思想中国
Tian Fangmeng
Sociologist/columnist
Toh Lam Seng
Professor Emeritus, Ryukoku University
Tomoki Kamo
Professor of Chinese politics, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University
Vannarith Chheang
Visiting Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute
Victor Ha
Young Leader, Pacific Forum
Victor Teo
Cold War Visiting Research Fellow, Centre for Research in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Cambridge
Vincent Martin
FAO representative, People’s Republic of China and DPR Korea
Walter Woon
Singapore's former Ambassador to Germany and the European Union
Wang Chong
Distinguished Professor, Zhejiang International Studies University
Wang Jiangyu
Professor of Law and Director of the Centre for Chinese and Comparative Law, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong
Wang Qingmin
Political analyst and freelance writer
Wang Weinan
Associate Research Fellow, School of International and Public Affairs; Executive Deputy Director, Center for Taiwan Studies, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Wang Yanbo
Associate Professor, Strategy and Innovation, University of Hong Kong
Wang Yiming
Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Wang Zhengxu
Distinguished Professor, School of International Relations and Public Affairs, Fudan University
Wei Da
Researcher, commentator
Wen Jiandong
Professor, College of Finance, University of International Business and Economics, Beijing
William Choong
Senior fellow, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute
Wong Siew Fong
Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Woon Wei Jong
Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Wu Guo
Associate Professor of History and Coordinator of the Chinese Studies Programme, Allegheny College
Wu Shang-Su
Research Fellow, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS)
Xiang Lanxin
Chair Professor, Security Policy, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law
Xiong Lan
PhD candidate, School of International Studies, Peking University
Xu Hongbo
Assistant research fellow, National Institute for South China Sea Studies
Xu Le
Lecturer, Department of Strategy and Policy, National University of Singapore Business School
Xu Shijie
Physicist
Yan Li
Senior Lecturer, Nanyang Business School, NTU
Yan Lianke
Novelist, author
Yang Danxu
Beijing Correspondent, Lianhe Zaobao
Yang Jinlin
Political commentator/columnist; Founder, Yang Jin Lin New Media
Yang Jun
Author and fintech researcher
Yao Shujie
Special Chair Professor of Economics; Deputy Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, Chongqing University
Yew Lun Tian
Journalist
Yin Ruizhi
Technology Specialist
Yogesh Joshi
Research Fellow, Institute of South Asian Studies
Yu Hong
Senior Research Fellow, East Asian Institute
Yu Koizumi
Project Assistant Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
Yu Shiyu
Political commentator
Yu Zeyuan
Beijing Correspondent and Senior Researcher, Lianhe Zaobao
Yu Zhi
Professor of Economics, Renmin University of China
Yuan Guobao
Media commentator
Yuan Ruichen
Researcher, China Going Global; member, BRI Big Data Innovation Application Alliance
Zack Cooper
Research Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
Zeng Shi
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Zha Daojiong
Professor, School of International Studies and Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development, Peking University
Zhai Kun
Professor, School of International Studies, Peking University
Zhang Chengcen
Teaching assistant, Guangxi Administration College
Zhang Jie
Senior research fellow, Tsinghua University/China State Council
Zhang Jingwei
Research Fellow, Charhar Institute; Visiting Fellow, Renmin University of China
Zhang Rui
Economics professor
Zhang Shiming
Senior Analyst, Research Institute of ASEAN Economy
Zhang Tiankan
Academic, columnist
Zhang Weina
Associate Professor, Department of Finance, National University of Singapore Business School
Zhang Weiqi
Senior Lecturer, Department of Finance, National University of Singapore
Zhang Wenhong
Head, Center for Infectious Disease, Huashan Hospital
Zhang Yugui
Dean, School of Economics and Finance (SEF), Shanghai International Studies University
Zhang Yun
Associate Professor, Niigata University
Zheng Hao
Commentator, guest professor
Zheng Weibin
Analyst and writer
Zheng Yongnian
Dean, School of Humanities and Social Science, and Director, Advanced Institute of Global and Contemporary China Studies, Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen)
Zhou Hao
Journalist, Lianhe Zaobao
Zhou Nongjian
Political commentator and academic
Zhou Ruirui
Research Associate, Centre of Globalisation and Governance, Hamburg University
Zhou Wenxing
Assistant Professor, School of Government, Nanjing University
Zhu Ying
Professor of Economics, Shanghai Normal University
Zhu Zhiqun
Political Scientist
Zong Haichao
Partner, Yingke Law Firm