Quah Siew Tien Jon

Years of Stay at HYI

Sep 1979 to Jun 1980

University Affiliation (Current)

University Affiliation

Current Research Projects and Interests:

Corruption and governance in Asian countries

Recent Publications

Jon S.T. Quah, “Combating Corruption in Asian Countries: Learning from Success and Failure,” Daedalus: Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Vol. 147, No. 3 (Summer 2018), pp. 202-215.

Jon S.T. Quah, “Why Singapore Works: Five Secrets of Singapore’s Success,” Public Administration and Policy, Vol. 21, No. 1 (2018), pp. 5-21.

Jon S.T. Quah, Combating Asian Corruption: Enhancing the Effectiveness of Anti-Corruption Agencies (Baltimore, MD: Carey School of Law, University of Maryland, 2017).

Jon S.T. Quah (ed.), The Role of the Public Bureaucracy in Policy Implementation in Five ASEAN Countries (Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press, 2016).

Jon S.T. Quah, Hunting the Corrupt “Tigers” and “Flies” in China: An Evaluation of Xi Jinping’s Anti-Corruption Campaign (November 2012 to March 2015) (Baltimore, MD: Carey School of Law, University of Maryland, 2015).

Jon S.T. Quah (ed.), Different Paths to Curbing Corruption: Lessons from Denmark, Finland, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore (Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing, 2013).

Jon S.T. Quah, Minimizing Corruption in China? Is this an Impossible Dream? (Baltimore, MD: Carey School of Law, University of Maryland, 2013).

Jon S.T. Quah, Curbing Corruption in Asian Countries: An Impossible Dream? (Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies Publishing, 2013).

Jon S.T. Quah, Taiwan’s Anti-Corruption Strategy: Suggestions for Reform (Baltimore, MD: School of Law, University of Maryland, 2010).

Jon S.T. Quah, Public Administration Singapore-Style (Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing, 2010).

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