The paper that follows this is one I wrote a few years back and tried for months and months to have published by academic journals. As must be obvious, it […]

Most recent co-authored piece on The Conversation, republished here by Creative Commons: Teaching Asia to Australia: it’s not just about languages By Susan Leong, Queensland University of Technology and Catherine […]

Here’s one put together for an upcoming paper on China’s middle class:   [View the story “China’s moral crisis” on Storify]

A current research interest due to work on Chetan Bhagat’s novels. Very interesting parallels with the debate over Singlish in Singapore, another ex-British colony of a very different scale. The […]

According to Reuters: “Millions of Indian workers to strike on Tuesday  NEW DELHI – Millions of workers of all political hues will go on strike across India on Tuesday to […]

  Bollywood finds new muse in anti-graft protests Reuters report: “MUMBAI – A hapless bank clerk who makes an enemy of a local politician and has to bribe himself out […]

The stories and perception of Asian economies, especially China and India, is that they are primed for rampant growth. However, this growth has a sting in its tail for the […]