OP-EDS

You can find links to several op-eds, policy briefs, and reports I have published below:

OP-EDS, POLICY BRIEFS AND REPORTS

  1. 2018. “How Malaysian Voters Defied the Odds and Ousted Corruption” The Conversation, 15 May, with Cassandra Preece.
  2. 2018. “Anti-Fake News Remedies Worse than the Disease in Asia.” Asia Global Online, 3 May.
  3. 2018. Netina Tan. “Malaysia’s Dire Democratic Crisis”, The Conversation, 25 Mar, with Cassandra Preece.
  4. 2018. “Why did it take so long for Canada to kill the Philippines Helicopter Sale?” The Conversation, 25 Feb, with Marvin Mercado.
  5. 2016. “Are Gender Quotas Helping Female Politicians in Asia?” 24 Jun.
  6. 2015. “PAP’s Win Silences its Critics.” East Asia Forum, 16 Sep.
  7. 2015. “Singapore’s 2015 Election: Can the People’s Action Party Strengthen Its Mandate to Rule?” Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, 8 Sep.
  8. 2012. “Democracy in Southeast Asia: A New Generation’s Take.” New Mandala: New Perspectives on Mainland Southeast Asia, Section on Singapore, 26 Mar.
  9. 2012. “Brain Drain, Immigration and Integration in Singapore,” co-author with Joseph Wong. Policy paper commissioned by CSIS and NSCS.
  10. 2011. “Singapore’s Divisive Seventh Presidential Election.” Asia Pacific Memo 101, 15 Sep.
  11. 2011. “Fear No More: Singapore’s Defining 2011 General Election.” Friedrich Naumann Stiftung Current Affairs & Analysis No.1, 7 May.
  12. 2011. “Turn of Tide: Singapore’s Watershed Election 2011.” Asia Pacific Memo 82, 22 Feb.
  13. 2011. “Singapore Revs Up for Elections.” Berita, Spring 2011, pp 13-15.
  14. 2011. “Singapore Clamps Down on Social Media.” Asia Pacific Memo 58, 22 Feb.
  15. 2009. “Lee Kuan Yew’s Legacy on Leadership Succession.” The Online Citizen, 16 Sep.
  16. 2009. “Nominated Ministers’ Idea: Don’t Take the Road to Less Accountability.” Straits Times, 15 Jun.
  17. 2009. “Gender Quota Versus GRC scheme: Conflicting Signals.” Straits Times, 6 Jun.
  18. 2008. “My Fieldwork Experience in Singapore and Taiwan.”  CCSEAS Newsletter 8.1, pp. 4-5
  19. 2007. “ASEAN Response to Myanmar: Coordinated Engagement as a Way Forward.” Straits Times, 8 Oct.
  20. 2007. “Grant Single-Mums Maternity Leave Freely.” Straits Times, 2 Feb.
  21. 2007. “Nurture the Smart Kids as Well as the Not-So-Smart.” Straits Times, 25 Jan.
  22. 2003. “Have Interns Help MPs Research Policy Issues.” Straight Times, 18 Mar.
  23. 2003. “Women Warriors: Singapore Military Still Largely a Man’s Turf.” Straits Times, 24 Jan.
  24. 2000. “More on the F word.” Straits Times, 27 May.