Chiew Peng Yew

Dr Yew Chiew Ping

Head, Contemporary China Studies Minor

School of Humanities and Behavioural Sciences

Tel: +65 6248 6120

Email: Y3B5ZXdAc3Vzcy5lZHUuc2c=

Educational Qualifications

  • 2009

    PhD, Political Science, National University of Singapore

  • 2003

    MA, English Studies, National University of Singapore

  • 2002

    MA, International Relations, Flinders University of South Australia

  • 1994

    BA (Merit), Mass Communications and Chinese Studies, National University of Singapore

Academic and Professional Experience

  • 2010 - 2015

    Research Fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore

  • 2006 - 2008

    Teaching/Research Assistant, Political Science Department, National University of Singapore

Commentaries

Kwong Kin-ming and Yew Chiew Ping,
“The Perils of Hong Kong’s Constitutional Changes,” The Diplomat, 21 September 2014, available at http://bit.ly/1pnuwNm

Kwong Kin-ming and Yew Chiew Ping,
“Hong Kongers Take Charge,” The Diplomat, 6 October 2014, available at http://bit.ly/1pGna8U

Yew Chiew Ping,
“Commentary: The growing importance of China studies with Singapore characteristics”, Channel News Asia, 24 September 2017, available at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/commentary-the-growing-importance-of-china-studies-with-9238956

Yew Chiew Ping,
"Commentary: Nobel Peace Prize nomination for Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement a barometer of China's power," Channel News Asia, 7 February 2018, available at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/commentary-nobel-peace-prize-nomination-for-hong-kong-s-umbrella-9932982

Yew Chiew Ping,
"Commentary: By-election moves Hong Kong closer to ‘one country, two rubber-stamp legislatures’," Channel News Asia, 15 March 2018, available at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/by-election-moves-hong-kong-one-country-two-legislatures-10039828

Yew Chiew Ping and Kwong Kin Ming,
"Commentary: Behind the brain drain in Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan, stymied aspirations and growing rootlessness," Channel News Asia, 10 June 2018, available at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/commentary/brain-drain-hong-kong-taiwan-singapore-aspirations-identity-10314388

Journal Articles

Yew Chiew Ping,
“Explaining Land Use Change in a Guangdong County – The Supply Side of the Story,” The China Quarterly, No. 207, September 2011

Yew Chiew Ping,
“Pseudo-Urbanization? Competitive Government Behavior and Urban Sprawl in China,” Journal of Contemporary China, Vol. 21, No. 74, March 2012

Yew Chiew Ping & Kwong Kin Ming,
“Hong Kong Identity on the Rise,” Asian Survey, Vol. 54 No. 6, November/December 2014

Yew Chiew Ping,
“Hong Kong’s Institutional Incongruities and Its Tourism Policy,” Asian Education and Development Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, July 2015

Yew Chiew Ping,
“The Evolution of Contemporary China Studies in Singapore,” Journal of Chinese Political Science, Online First, 12 May 2016, available at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11366-016-9416-0?wt_mc=Internal.Event.1.SEM.ArticleAuthorOnlineFirst

Edited Book and Book Chapters

Zheng Yongnian and Yew Chiew Ping (eds.),
Hong Kong under Chinese Rule: Economic Integration and Political Gridlock (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“Rising trend of labour strikes: tables turned for Chinese workers?” in Wang Gungwu and Zheng Yongnian (eds.), China: Development and Governance (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“The road to a statutory minimum wage: lessons and implications,” in Zheng Yongnian and Yew Chiew Ping (eds.), Hong Kong under Chinese Rule: Economic Integration and Political Gridlock (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“Political reform and dilemma,” in Zheng Yongnian and Yew Chiew Ping (eds.), Hong Kong under Chinese Rule: Economic Integration and Political Gridlock (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“The 2011 District Council election: a new political landscape?,” in Zheng Yongnian and Yew Chiew Ping (eds.), Hong Kong under Chinese Rule: Economic Integration and Political Gridlock (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“The 2012 Chief Executive election and after,” in Zheng Yongnian and Yew Chiew Ping (eds.), Hong Kong under Chinese Rule: Economic Integration and Political Gridlock (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“The 2012 Legislative Council election: new political landscape and governance challenges,” in Zheng Yongnian and Yew Chiew Ping (eds.), Hong Kong under Chinese Rule: Economic Integration and Political Gridlock (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2013)

Yew Chiew Ping,
“The Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference: co-opting social and political forces in a one-party state” in Yang Lijun and Shan Wei (eds.), Governing the Chinese Society: How the State Responds to the Rising Civil Society (London & Singapore: World Scientific 2016)

  • State-society relations in China; land use conversion and urbanization in China; development and democratization in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore; politics in China
  • Reviewer for The China Journal, Journal of Contemporary China, Nations and Nationalism, Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies, Journal of Chinese Political Science, East Asia: An International Quarterly, China: An International Journal
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