A Trump Presidency: Valuable Lesson and Opportunity for ASEAN
Date of Issue2016-11-22
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Donald Trump’s election victory left Southeast Asia feeling uncertain about the future. Rhetoric from his campaign trail suggests a future of isolationism and protectionism. ASEAN states, which have long depended on the United States to hedge against China, need to strengthen ASEAN centrality.
Regionalism and Multilateralism
RSIS Commentaries, 285-16
Nanyang Technological University