OpEd: ASEAN and Cyber

On May 7, 2018, in College, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Noor, Opinions/Editorials, by APCSS Editor

by Elina Noor, Assoc. Prof., DKI APCSS On the same day that Kim Jong Un stepped over the demarcation line at Panmunjom to shake the hand of a smiling Moon Jae-in, the 32nd ASEAN Summit released three forward-looking outcome documents focused on the future of Southeast Asia:  the ASEAN Leaders’ Vision for a Resilient and […]

The Security Risks of Rising Inequality

Dr. Miemie Winn Byrd, a professor at DKI APCSS, has written an analytical report entitled “The Security Risks of Rising Inequality,” about the rising effects of income equality. Excerpt: When a condition of disparity, inequality, and exclusion is perceived as being the result of persistent unfairness and injustice, it can invoke a powerful tide of […]

Dr. Malik examines growing rivalry in the Indian Ocean with new article

Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies’ professor Dr. Mohan Malik published an article on the Macdonald-Laurier Institute website which highlights the growing rivalry between India and China in the Indian Ocean, resulting in crisis in the Maldives. The article is entitled “The China-India Nautical Games in the Indian Ocean” and was published in two […]

OpEd on US Options with N. Korea

Dr. Bill Wieninger recently co-authored an OpEd on N. Korea for Time magazine with Rep. Ted Lieu entitled: “President Trump’s Threats Against North Korea Put the World in Danger.” The OpEd was published in the Ideas section of Time magazine’s website. In the OpEd, the authors recommend a peaceful solution and points to historical examples […]

DKI APCSS Professor Recommends how to Discuss Maritime Freedom Effectively

In contemporary international discourse about maritime freedom (e.g., “freedom of navigation”), representatives of nations often speak in generalities, but rarely clarify what they mean. The result is a risk of maritime freedom becoming a relatively meaningless concept and nations misunderstanding one another when discussing this concept in international relations. What can be done to reduce […]

Prof. Benjamin Ryan co-authors new paper on reducing mortality from non-communicable diseases post disaster

On October 24, 2017, in College, External Publications, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Ryan, by APCSS Editor

DKI APCSS associate professor Benjamin J. Ryan co-authored a new paper entitled: “Ranking and prioritizing strategies for reducing mortality and morbidity from noncommunicable diseases post disaster: An Australian perspective.”  The paper appears in the latest International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction.  Other authors are Richard C. Franklin, Frederick M. Burkle, Erin C. Smith, Peter Aitken, […]

OpEd: Tracking Malaysia’s Force Build-up in the South China Sea

On October 18, 2017, in College, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Opinions/Editorials, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alex Vuving has a new opinion piece entitled “Tracking Malaysia’s Force Build-up in the South China Sea,” on cogitASIA, a blog of the CSIS Asia Program. Here’s an excerpt from that article: The declining trend in Malaysia’s defense outlay was halted in 2013. That year, Malaysia was shocked when China staged a naval exercise […]

OpEd: Force Buildup in the South China Sea: The Myth of an Arms Race

On October 13, 2017, in Courses, External Publications, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alex Vuving has a new opinion piece entitled “Force Buildup in the South China Sea: The Myth of an Arms Race” on cogitASIA, a blog of the CSIS Asia Program. Here’s an excerpt from the article: “If an arms race is an attempt to equal or surpass one’s competitor, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam […]

New paper on women’s role in disaster management and its implications for national security

Why women in Asia-Pacific countries are more susceptible to disaster impacts?  This topic is explored in a new paper by DKI APCSS professor Jessica Ear on “Women’s Role in Disaster Management and Implications for National Security.” Her paper examines societal roles that create greater susceptibility to disaster impacts and case studies where the inclusion of […]

New paper on ‘The Land Component Role in Maritime Security’ released

On December 20, 2016, in College, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, by APCSS Editor

“The Land Component Role in Maritime Security” is the latest analytical report by DKI APCSS professor Army Lt. Col. Daniel Kent.  The report is available here. The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Daniel K. Inouye Asia Pacific Center […]

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