http://www.nbr.org - NBR - The National Bureau of Asian Research

Most Recent

July 2014

Achieving the Promise of the ASEAN Economic Community

Paper

This paper provides a snapshot of the Association for Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as it seeks to promote trade and investment within and outside the region and create an ASEAN Economic Community.

July 2014

The Outlook for a Chinese Pivot to Gas

Policy Q&A

Chen Weidong (Chief Energy Researcher at the CNOOC Energy Economics Institute) offers insights on China’s ambitious targets for increasing gas consumption and reducing coal’s role in its energy mix, how energy pricing plays a key role, and the impact of environmental concerns on Chinese energy policy.

July 2014

Strengthening the U.S.-India Relationship

Reports

In this report, Richard J. Ellings, President of the National Bureau of Asian Research, examines the economic obstacles to a deeper strategic partnership between the two countries. He argues that if these challenges are addressed in ways that enhance each nation's interests in economic development, the United States and India are positioned to collaborate more effectively on a broader set of international political and security questions.

July 2014

Indonesia’s Economic Outlook Post 2014 Elections

Policy Q&A

Gunawan Wicaksono (Harvard University) shares his thoughts on what the incoming president could do to turn the tides and jump-start more robust economic growth for Indonesia.

July 2014

How China's Resource Quest Is Changing China

Trevor Houser

Book Review Roundtable

This is one of five essays in a book review roundtable on Elizabeth Economy and Michael Levi's By All Means Necessary: How China's Resource Quest Is Changing the World.

July 2014

Shedding Light on the Study of Energy Security

Wojtek M. Wolfe

Book Review Roundtable

This is one of five essays in a book review roundtable on Elizabeth Economy and Michael Levi's By All Means Necessary: How China's Resource Quest Is Changing the World.

July 2014

Canada and the Asian Observers to the Arctic Council: Anxiety and Opportunity

P. Whitney Lackenbauer

Roundtables

This essay is part of the roundtable "Polar Pursuits: Asia Engages the Arctic."

July 2014

The Changing Arctic: New Realities and Players at the Top of the World

Lawson Brigham

Roundtables

This essay is part of the roundtable "Polar Pursuits: Asia Engages the Arctic."

July 2014

Asian States in U.S. Arctic Policy: Perceptions and Prospects

James Kraska

Roundtables

This essay is part of the roundtable "Polar Pursuits: Asia Engages the Arctic."

July 2014

The Arctic Novice: Singapore and the High North

Ian Storey

Roundtables

This essay is part of the roundtable "Polar Pursuits: Asia Engages the Arctic."

 Page: 1 of 97  

Stay informed with analysis from our network of experts


Receive updates on NBR's research, commentary, and events

email iconSign up now






Launched in 2009, NBR’s annual Pacific Energy Summit is an invitation-only event that convenes leaders from government, business, and academia to explore innovative solutions to the dual challenges of rising energy demand and climate change. By bridging the commercial, public, and nonprofit sectors, the Summit informs policy and inspires collaboration to help support sustainable economic development.



Translations of NBR Publications


Chinese Translations


China's IP Transition: Rethinking Intellectual Property Rights in a Rising China
Richard P. Suttmeier and Xiangkui Yao
Full Text Chinese


Standards, Stakeholders, and Innovation: China's Evolving Role in the Global Knowledge Economy
Scott Kennedy, Richard P. Suttmeier and Jun Su
Full Text Chinese


Standards of Power? Technology, Institutions, and Politics in the Development of China's National Standards Strategy
Richard P. Suttmeier, Xiangkui Yao and Alex Zixiang Tan
Full Text Chinese


China's Post-WTO Technology Policy: Standards, Software, and the Changing Nature of Techno-Nationalism
Richard P. Suttmeier and Xiangkui Yao
Full Text Chinese


Regional Economic Implications of DPRK Security Behavior: The “Bold Switchover” Conference
Conference Report
Full Text Chinese


Japanese Translations


Japan’s Energy Security: Outlook and Implications
Mikkal Herberg, Edward Lincoln, and Michael Wallace
Full Text Japanese


Undernutrition: Creating New Reponses
Full Text Japanese


Vietnamese Translations


Powering Asia’s Growth: Meeting Rising Electricity Needs
Mikkal E. Herberg
Full Text Vietnamese


Electricity at the Right Price
Donald Hertzmark
Full Text Vietnamese


First Principles: Technology as an Enabler for Productive Power Markets
Peter Hughes, Scott Hare, and Maite Pina
Full Text Vietnamese


Case Study on Power Sector Restructuring in Vietnam
Nguyen Anh Tuan
Executive Summary Vietnamese


Prospects for Nuclear Energy in Asia
Hooman Peimani
Executive Summary Vietnamese


Taking Renewable Energy to Scale in Asia
Letha Tawney
Executive Summary Vietnamese


Principles of Successful Expansion of Rural Electrification Programs
Daniel Waddle
Executive Summary Vietnamese