Shofwan Al-Banna Choiruzzad

Education / Riwayat Pendidikan :

  1. S.Sos (Universitas Indonesia)
  2. M.A (Ritsumeikan University, Japan)
  3. Ph.D (Ritsumeikan University, Japan)

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Academic Interests / Minat Akademik: International Political Economy / Ekonomi Politik Internasional; ASEAN and regionalism; economic diplomacy; nexus between ‘the global’ and ‘the local’

Research and Publication (Selected) / Riset dan Publikasi :

  1. Varkkey, Tyson, and Choiruzzad, 2018, “Palm Oil Intensification and Expansion in Indonesia and Malaysia: Environmental and Socio-Political Factors Influencing Policy,” Forest Policy and Economics, Vol. 92, pp. 148-159.
  2. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, 2018, “Beyond a Club for Middle Powers: MIKTA as Global Policy Broker” in MIKTA: Current Situation and Way Forward (Jakarta: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2018)
  3. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, 2017, “Can Asia and Africa Get it Together: Continental South-South Cooperation,” Africa in Fact: Journal of Good Governance Africa, Vol. 41, 2017.
  4. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, 2016, “Source of destruction or target of a trade war? Competing discourses on the palm oil industry in Indonesia”, in Melly-Cabalero-Anthony, Richard Barichello, and Jacques Bertrand (eds.), Natural Resource Management for Sustainable Growth (Singapore: RSIS).
  5. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, 2015, ASEAN di Persimpangan Sejarah: Politik Global, Demokrasi, dan Integrasi Ekonomi. Jakarta: Yayasan Pustaka Obor Indonesia.
  6. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, 2014, “Menggagas Diplomasi Inter-Regional: Upaya Memanfaatkan ASEAN dalam Diplomasi Ekonomi Indonesia terhadap Uni Eropa di Sektor Kelapa Sawit” [“Pioneering Inter-Regional Diplomacy: Using ASEAN for Indonesia’s Economic Diplomacy to the EU in Palm Oil Industry”], in Ahmad Fedyani Saifuddin, (ed.). Era Baru Indonesia Menyongsong Komunitas ASEAN 2015: Pandangan Ilmu-Ilmu Sosial dan Politik, Seri Bunga Rampai FISIP UI [Indonesia’s New Era for the ASEAN Economic Community: Perspective of Social and Political Sciences, a Compilation Edition], No. 1, Depok: FISIP UI.
  7. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, December 2013, “More democracies, more peaceful? The Influences of Democratic Peace Theory in ASEAN’s Democratization Agenda and Possible Challenges”, Jurnal Global, Vol. 15, No. 2.
  8. Shofwan Al Banna Choiruzzad, April 2013, “More gain, more pain: The development of Islamic economy movement in Indonesia”. Indonesia, 95.