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At GAI, we are committed to disseminating our research as widely as possible, through a diverse range of print and electronic publications. Explore some of these outputs below.

Asia insights

Our GAI blog features expert commentary and informed analysis on the latest Asia–Pacific news and affairs.

Bringing the grey zone into focus

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Weekly Pacific Bulletin | 21 July

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Morrison left out on Pacific rim over climate diplomacy

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Indonesia records its highest increase in COVID cases – and numbers are likely to rise again before they fall

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Myanmar: No light on the horizon

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Weekly Pacific Bulletin | 14 July

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Pacific Outlook

Coordinated by Dr Tess Newton Cain, our Pacific Outlook series includes commentary from experts in the region with a a Pacific perspective and to promote and share the related work of academics from Griffith University,

Asia Pacific Women

Thought leadership series bringing focus to the status of women in the Asia-Pacific region through expert commentary on the five priority thematic areas:

  1. Access to capital and assets;
  2. Access to markets;
  3. Skills, capacity-building and health;
  4. Leadership, voice and agency; and
  5. Innovation and technology.

Recent books


Book title


30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall: Turns and twists in economies, politics, and societies in the post-communist countries, Springer

Akimov, Alexandr and Kazakevitch, Grenadi (Eds)

The humble cosmopolitan: Rights, diversity, and trans-state democracy, Oxford University Press

Cabrera, Luis

China’s challenges and international order transition, University of Michigan Press

Feng, Huiyun and He, Kai

The Rise of Sophisticated Authoritarianism in Southeast Asia, Cambridge University Press

Morgenbesser, Lee

Japan and the new silk road: Diplomacy, development and connectivity, Routledge

Murashkin, Nikolay


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Demand, complexity, and long-run economic evolution, Springer

Chai, Andreas and Baum, Chad (Eds)

Containing contagion - The politics of disease outbreaks in Southeast Asia, Johns Hopkins University Press

Davies, Sara E

How China sees the world: Insights from China's international relations scholars, Palgrave

Feng, Huiyun, He, Kai and Li, Xiaojun

Chinese scholars and foreign policy: Debating international relations, Routledge

Feng, Huiyun, He, Kai and Yan, Xuetong

Modi and the reinvention of Indian foreign policy, Bristol University Press

Hall, Ian

Commonwealth Responsibility and Cold War Solidarity: Australia in Asia, 1944–74, Australian National University Press

Halvorson, Dan

Research Handbook on Feminist Engagement with International Law, Edward Elgar Publishing

Harris Rimmer, Susan

Prototype Warfare and the Fourth Industrial Age, Royal Australian Air Force Air Power Development Centre

Layton, Peter

Secrets and Power in Myanmar: Intelligence and the Fall of General Khin Nyunt, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute

Selth, Andrew

Contemporary international business in the Asia-Pacific region,  Cambridge University Press

Verbeke, Alain, Roberts, Robin, Delaney, Deborah and Zámborský, Peter Roberts, Robin, Lay-Yee, M and Nguyen, Duy Duc

Danger, development and legitimacy in East Asian maritime politics: Securing the seas, securing the state, Routledge

Wirth, Christian


Book title


North Korea and Myanmar : Divergent Paths. McFarland and Co Inc.

Abrahamian, Andray

Institutional Cosmopolitanism, Oxford University Press

Cabrera, Luis

The Great Recession : Rethinking macroeconomics for employment and development, Nova Science Publishers Inc.

Chowdhury, Anis and Islam, Iyanatul

The Oxford handbook of women, peace and security, Oxford University Press.

Davies, Sara E. and True , Jacqui (eds)

US-China competition and the South China Sea disputes, Routledge.

Feng, Huiyun and He, Kai (eds)

China's Rise and Australia–Japan–US Relations Primacy and Leadership in East Asia, Edward Elgar.

Heazle, Michael and O'Neil, Andrew (eds)

Grand Strategy. Amazon.

Layton, Peter

III Asia Pacific symposium on postharvest research, education and extension: APS2014, International Society for Horticultural Science

Roberts, Robin,  Lay-Yee, M and Nguyen, Duy Duc

Civility and its development: The experiences of China and Taiwan. Hong Kong University Press.

Schak, David

Burma (Myanmar) Since the 1988 Uprising: A Select Bibliography (third edition), Griffith Asia Institute

Selth, Andrew

Understanding economic change: Advances in evolutionary economics, Cambridge University Press

Witt, Ulrich and Chai, Andreas (Eds)


Book title


From International Relations to World Civilizations. Routledge.

Brincat, Shannon (ed)

Negotiating for Water Resources: Bridging Transboundary River Basins. Routledge.

Haeffner, Andrea

Transitional Justice in Practice: Conflict, Justice, and Reconciliation in the Solomon Islands, Palgrave Macmillan.

Jeffery, Renee (ed)

Fostering Local Entrepreneurship in a Multinational Enterprise. London: Routledge.

McGaughey, Sara & Amberg, J.

Pathways to a Sustainable Economy. Springer

Sarker, Tapan, Hossain, Moazzem, and Hales, Robert (eds)

Burma, Kipling and Western Music: The Riff From Mandalay. New York: Routledge.

Selth, Andrew


Book title


China's crisis behaviour: Political survival and foreign policy. Cambridge University Press.

He, Kai

Business Value and Sustainability. Palgrave, London.

Lee, Ki-Hoon, & Vachon, S.

Behind the Façade: Elections under Authoritarianism in Southeast Asia. Albany: SUNY Press.

Morgenbesser, Lee

Saving the People: How Populists Hijack Religion, co-edited with N. Marzouki and O. Roy. New York: Oxford University Press.

McDonnell, Duncan

Economic Ideas in Political Time: The Construction, Conversion and Crisis of Economic Orders from the Progressive Era to the Global Financial Crisis. Cambridge University Press.

Widmaier, Wesley

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