Tag Archives: political economy

Issue 5 for 2021 published

Issue number 5 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue includes a feature section, two other research articles and four book reviews. The articles in the feature … Continue reading

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Forests, Sustainability and Political Economy in Indonesia

Forest Conservation and Sustainability in Indonesia: A Political Economy Study of International Governance Failure is a new book by Bernice Maxton-Lee and published by Routledge. The book is reviewed for JCA by editorial board member Paul K. Gellert of the … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Bruce McFarlane

Bruce McFarlane was a member of the editorial board and a co-editor of the Journal of Contemporary Asia from 1970 to 2005. His articles for JCA are currently available for free download. In the spirit of the journal’s 50th anniversary … Continue reading

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A New Political Economy of Southeast Asia

Paul Cammack of the Global Development Institute at the University of Manchester has a new book review with JCA. He reviews The Political Economy of Southeast Asia: Politics and Uneven Development under Hyperglobalisation edited by Toby Carroll, Shahar Hameiri and … Continue reading

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Crisis and political economy

Bristol University Press and Policy Press have created a collection of articles which examine economic crises and their effects on policy, poverty and social justice. All of the articles in this collection are free to read until 31 October.  The collection features over 50 articles from … Continue reading

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Malaysia’s political economy

Long-time contributor and member of the editorial board, Alec Gordon has contributed a new review, this time of The Development of Malaysian Capitalism: From British Rule to the Present Day for JCA. This book is authored by another JCA contributor, … Continue reading

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Political Economy of China’s “Near-Abroad”

“The Development-Insecurity Nexus in China’s Near-Abroad: Rethinking Cross-Border Economic Integration in an Era of State Transformation” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1502802) is a new article available at the publisher’s website. It is authored by Shahar Hameiri of the School of Political Science and International … Continue reading

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Why Indonesian Deforestation Persists and Conservation Fails

Bernice Maxton-Lee is a nearly submitted PhD student in the Department of Asian & International Studies at the City University of Hong Kong. Her first academic article is published by JCA, titled “Material Realities: Why Indonesian Deforestation Persists and Conservation … Continue reading

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Most Viewed at JCA

The publisher’s website includes lists of the most cited and most viewed/downloaded articles at JCA. Of the latter, the following are noteworthy, with three of them available for free download: Thailand’s Deep State, Royal Power and the Constitutional Court (1997–2015) by … Continue reading

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Political Economy and Securitising “Outside Influences” in Bali

Fabio Scarpello of the Inequality and Peace-Building Department at VJW International and the Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University has authored a new article available from JCA. “Beyond Copenhagen: The Political Economy of Securitising “Outside Influences” in Bali” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1362583) has … Continue reading

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