2009 Ph.D. (Area Studies), Kyoto University
Academic and Professional Career:
2009 Post-Doctoral Fellow, GRIPS
2012 Research Associate, GRIPS
2015 Assistant Professor, GRIPS
Field of Specialization: Southeast Asian Studies
Role in the Project: Comparative Studies of Resource-based industry in Southeast Asia
“Upgrading Malaysia’s Rubber Manufacturing: Trajectories and Challenges”, In Southeast Asia beyond Crises and Traps: Economic Growth and Upgrading, edited by Khoo Bee Teik, K. Tsunekawa, and M. Kawano, London and Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 193-224, 2017.
“Achievements and Limitations in the transformation of the rubber industry of Malaysia”, GRIPS Emerging States Project Workshop Discussion Paper, pp1-27, 2015.
“Local Government in Multiethnic Societies: Stable Administration under predominant-party system In Malaysia”. In Southeast Asia: Local Autonomy and Politics in Transition edited by Tsuruyo Funatsu and Fumio Nagai. Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization, pp.231-264, 2012 (in Japanese).
“Success and Limitations of Bumiputra Policy: Economic Development and Politics in Malaysia”. In States and Economic Developments edited by Keijiro Otsuka and Takashi Shiraishi, Toyo Keizai Inc, pp.123-151, 2010 (in Japanese).