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LAD Course: Singapore Management University 2016

February 1, 2016

This module addresses the challenges faced by public sector leaders as they foster economic growth in politically charged environments.

LAD Course: Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

January 25, 2016

This module addresses the challenges faced by public sector leaders as they foster economic growth in politically charged environments.

The Possible Approaches for Defusing Tensions in the South China Sea: A Taiwanese Perspective

September 8, 2015

In this talk, Wellington Shih will provide a historical and legal overview of the Republic of China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea.

LAD Course: Singapore Management University 2015

January 26, 2015

This module addresses the challenges faced by public sector leaders as they foster economic growth in politically charged environments.

LAD Course: Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy 2015

January 26, 2015

This module addresses the challenges faced by public sector leaders as they foster economic growth in politically charged environments.

Pathways to Democracy: Taiwan's Lessons for China

January 17, 2015

Abstract:Authoritarian ruling parties are expected to resist democratization, often times at all costs.

LAD Course: Singapore Management University 2014

February 17, 2014

This module addresses the challenges faced by public sector leaders as they foster economic growth in politically charged environments.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Taiwan's Future Development Strategy

October 11, 2013

Abstract: On October 11 and 12th, the Democracy in Taiwan Project at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, in cooperation with the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center,...

Is the Party Over? The Obsolescence of Authoritarian Growth in Singapore and Malaysia

April 8, 2013

In Singapore the People’s Action Party has held power continuously since 1959, having won 13 more or less constrained legislative elections in a row over more than half a century.

Democracy and Discontent in Sri Lanka

March 7, 2013

Abstract: The sanguinary Sri Lankan civil war was brought to a close in May 2009.

Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century: A Middle Way Between West and East

February 27, 2013

  About the speakers: Nicolas Berggruen  Nicolas Berggruen is the Chairman of Berggruen Holdings, a private company, which is the direct investment vehicle of The Nicolas Berggruen Charitable Trust...

The Chinese Naval Role in the Pacific and the American Response

May 30, 2012

***PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE*** Maritime issues are increasingly at the heart of security issues between the United States and China.

Patterns of Elderly Life Expectancy in Three Chinese Cities: Hong Kong, Shanghai and Taipei

April 30, 2012

Life expectancy at aged 65 is remarkably similar in the three Chinese cities of Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Taipei, even though the cities differ in levels of socioeconomic development, health systems...

The 2012 Chief Executive Election: A Turning Point in Hong Kong's Democratization?

April 5, 2012

Speaker Bio: Professor James T.H. Tang is Dean and Professor of Political Science, School of Social Sciences, Singapore Management University (SMU).

India's Multiple Revolutions

February 9, 2012

Abstract:  India has been in the throes of four major transformations since the 1980s.

Asian Biotech: Ethics and Communities of Fate

February 3, 2011

Asian Biotech:  Ethics and Communities of Fate is the title of a new book that Prof. Ong has co-edited with Nancy N.

Thailand's Lost Consolidation: Democracy and Monarchy in Transition

April 22, 2010

Despite its frequent military coups, Thai democracy was practically a textbook case of successful transition during the 1980s and 1990s.

Late Democratizers? Developmentalism in Pacific Asia

March 2, 2009

Some theorists of modernization have influentially claimed that successful "late industrialization" led by developmental states creates economies too complex, social structures too differentiated,...

Is Asia Still Rising? Repercussions Of Recession

January 21, 2009

Asia’s economies have been hard hit by the current global financial crisis, despite in most cases enjoying strong macroeconomic fundamentals and stable financial systems.  Early hopes were that the...

The 2009 Elections in Indonesia: Parties and Candidates

January 8, 2009

Marcus Mietzner is currently Lecturer in Indonesian Studies at the Faculty of Asian Studies, Australian National University. Between 1998 and 2008, he lived, worked and researched in Indonesia.

A Parsimonious Critique of Some Elegant Theories of Democratization: Reading Acemoglu & Robinson from Singapore and Beyond

April 18, 2007

David Yang is a pre-doctoral fellow in CDDRL's Democracy in Taiwan program.

A First Look at "Making IT: The Rise of Asia in High Tech"

November 15, 2006

On Tuesday, November 14, the Stanford Project on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SPRIE) will be hosting a first look at Making IT: The Rise of Asia in High Tech.Making IT is edited by...

Greater China's Innovative Capacities: Progress and Challenges

May 20, 2006

An invitation-only international workshop for academics and business leaders. Co-sponsored by Stanford University and Tsinghua University.

Semiconductor Industry Outlook: Changing Patterns in Silicon Valley, Taiwan, and China

October 5, 2004

Hosted by the Stanford Project on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SPRIE) as part of their Greater China Forum which meets first Tuesday of each month. Joseph Y.