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ERIA Experts Discuss COVID-19 in Op-Eds and Publications

Click here to see all opinion articles and publications written by ERIA's researchers on COVID-19. 

Understanding the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic for the Future of Southeast and East Asian Economic Integration

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has severely affected East and Southeast Asian economies, through disruptions to the flow of goods and services in the region’s global value chains (GVCs) and a collapse in demand stemming from social distancing and lockdown measures.

ERIA Supports Development of Framework for Circular Economy for the AEC

ASEAN Economic Ministers adopted the Framework for Circular Economy for the ASEAN Economic Community at the 20th AEC Council Meeting on 18 October 2021. The Framework sets out an ambitious long-term vision for the circular economy, building on the strengths of existing initiatives, and identifies priority areas for action along with enablers, to realise circular economy in ASEAN. The Framework is a priority economic deliverable under Brunei Darussalam’s 2021 ASEAN Chairmanship and was developed by the ASEAN Secretariat in collaboration with the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA).

ERIA Ranks in the Top Ten International Economic Policy Think Tanks

Jakarta, 29 January 2021: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) was ranked ninth out of 85 top International Economic Policy Think Tanks in the Global Go To Think Tank Index Report (GGTTI) conducted by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTSCSP) at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Intellectual Property Rights and ASEAN Development in the Digital Age

Intellectual Property Rights and ASEAN Development in the Digital Age

18 November 2021

Edited by Lurong Chen, and Fukunari Kimura

The trade-investment-service-intellectual property (IP) nexus remains at the heart of economic development and the main features of which are global value chains (GVCs) and digitalisation. The protection of intellectual property …

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13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit

13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit

11 November 2021

Edited by Anita Prakash

The Asia–Europe Meeting (ASEM) is a unique cooperation initiative, bringing in scope for transnational cooperation between Partner countries, through regional and sub-regional activities. ASEM is wide enough to accommodate global …

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Globalisation and its Economic Consequences Looking at APEC Economies

Globalisation and its Economic Consequences Looking at APEC Economies

31 August 2021

Edited by Shujiro Urata, and Doan Thi Thanh Ha

Given the rising criticisms of and growing doubts about globalisation, this timely edited volume looks at globalisation and its economic impact on eight countries in Asia and the Pacific region, …

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Impact of the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreements (ATIGA) on Intra-ASEAN Trade

Impact of the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreements (ATIGA) on Intra-ASEAN Trade

16 August 2021

This report is an outcome of ERIA’s quantitative assessment of the impact of the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) on intra-ASEAN trade. The study was conducted according to the …

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Summary of ERIA Research Projects 2020-2021

Summary of ERIA Research Projects 2020-2021

01 July 2021

Edited by Tyagita Silka Hapsari

The Summary of ERIA Research Projects 2020-2021 provides an overview of both new and ongoing projects that ERIA researchers are currently working on as of April 2021. Contents Deepening Economic …

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Coping with Rapid Population Ageing in Asia

Coping with Rapid Population Ageing in Asia

29 June 2021

Edited by Osuke Komazawa, and Yasuhiko Saito

Can you imagine the life of octogenarians, nonagenarians, or centenarians? It may be difficult if you do not have any limitations on daily activities. But we are much more likely …

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Business Activities and Supply Chains  in the ASEAN Member States and India

The Impact of COVID-19 on Business Activities and Supply Chains in the ASEAN Member States and India

28 June 2021

This study uncovers the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on the business performance, outlook, and regional supply chains of manufacturing and non-manufacturing firms in the Association of Southeast Asian …

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Call for Proposals: Digital Government and Online Public Services: A Booster for the Digital Economy

Call for Proposals: Digital Government and Online Public Services: A Booster for the Digital Economy

18 June 2021

Jakarta, 18 June 2021: The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) is inviting research proposals for a study on ‘Digital Government and Online Public Services: A Booster …

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Energy Sustainability and Climate Change in ASEAN

Energy Sustainability and Climate Change in ASEAN

09 June 2021

Edited by Han Phoumin, Fukunari Kimura, Jun Arima, and Farhad Hesary

This book provides several up-to-date empirical policy-oriented studies on assessing the impacts of climate change on various economic sectors and the role of renewable energy resources in mitigating pollution and …

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Applying the Extended Producer Responsibility Towards Plastic Waste in Asian Developing Countries for Reducing Marine Plastic Debris

Applying the Extended Producer Responsibility Towards Plastic Waste in Asian Developing Countries for Reducing Marine Plastic Debris

28 April 2021

About the Journal Name of Journal: Waste Management & Research: The Journal for a Sustainable Circular Economy (WM&R) Publisher: SAGE Publications Date of publication: 28 April 2021 Issue: Special Issue …

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ASEAN on Point Public Forum: Preparing ASEAN Workforce for Post-COVID-19

ASEAN on Point Public Forum: Preparing ASEAN Workforce for Post-COVID-19

20 April 2021

The digital and technological transformation and Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) bring implications to the economies, industries, and employment across ASEAN. Job creation or transformation, innovations, evolving job categories/ descriptions, …

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Energy Outlook and Energy Saving Potential in East Asia 2020

Energy Outlook and Energy Saving Potential in East Asia 2020

03 March 2021

Edited by Han Phoumin, and Shigeru Kimura

The Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)–East Asia Summit (EAS) Energy Outlook was updated in 2019–2020 based on a revision of macro assumptions, such as economic and …

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Older People and COVID-19 in Indonesia

Older People and COVID-19 in Indonesia

25 February 2021

Edited by Osuke Komazawa, Ni Wayan Suriastini, Ika Yulia Wijayanti, Maliki, and Dinar Dana Kharisma

The phone survey of older people and coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Indonesia was conducted as a joint project by ERIA, Bappenas, and SurveyMETER. Its aim was to (1) measure the …

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ASEAN MSMEs in a COVID-19 World: Lessons from ERIA MSMEs Talks 6-10

ASEAN MSMEs in a COVID-19 World: Lessons from ERIA MSMEs Talks 6-10

26 January 2021

Many different stakeholders have an important role to play to build back better for the ASEAN post-pandemic recovery, including the business sector and MSMEs. With its dynamism, a young population, …

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Ageing and Health in Viet Nam

Ageing and Health in Viet Nam

28 December 2020

Edited by Nguyen Cong Vu, Mai Thi Tran, Linh Thuy Dang, Choy-Lye Chei, and Yasuhiko Saito

The Longitudinal Study of Ageing and Health in Viet Nam (LSAHV) is the first multi-actor longitudinal study on ageing in Viet Nam with information collected from older Vietnamese people, their …

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RCEP E-Commerce Provisions and What They Mean for Cambodia

Jakarta, 2 November 2021: With the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) set to come into force in January 2022, the agreement’s e-commerce provisions will play a crucial role in facilitating trade digitalisation and cross-border trade, of particular importance for Cambodian …

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