Brian Eyler is the Deputy Director of the Stimson Center’s Southeast Asia program. Eyler is an expert on transboundary issues in the Mekong region and specializes in China’s economic cooperation with Southeast Asia. He has spent more than 15 years living and working in China and over the last ten years has conducted extensive research with stakeholders in the Mekong region, leading numerous study tours through China and mainland Southeast Asia as Director of International Education Programs for IES Abroad. He holds a MPIA from the University of California, San Diego, and a B.A. from Bucknell University. Eyler is the co-founder of the website East by Southeast, and his upcoming book, The Last Days of the Mighty Mekong, will be published by Zed Books in 2017.

Last Updated: November 18, 2015



How Can China’s Neighbors Make Progress at APEC?

Le Hong Hiep & Brian Eyler
Ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit next week, we asked a group of experts from China’s neighboring countries what they thought the main thrust of discussion in Manila should be. If host, the Philippines, under pressure from...