Jikon Lai is Assistant Professor in the International Political Economy programme of S.Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Nanyang Technological University.

Jikon has expertise in the global political economy of finance and of economic governance. He also has research interest in the international relations and comparative politics of East Asia.

Read my latest commentary, which I had co-written with Elina Noor, published in the South China Morning Post:

US-China Tensions: ASEAN should actively address the fallout from their feud

16 September 2020