Research Pillar 8: Political Economy

To understand the inter-relationships between the political, economic and social dimensions of development by comparing old and new modalities to analyze current realities from an academic and policy perspectives.

1. Current Realities: Politics, Economics, Society and Culture
2. New Development Paradigms and Methodologies
3. The Role of Politics and Political Stability in Development: Conflicts and Failed States
4. Managing Diversities: Ethnic Relations

 Title: Competing Regional Integrations in Southeast Asia: The Search for Identity and Legitimacy (CRISEA)(European Union Research Grant); Status: Application Stage

Current Realities in Political Economy: Managing Capitalism