Le Hong Hiep is a Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS), Singapore, and a lecturer at the Faculty of International Relations, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City.

Before becoming an academic, he worked for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam from 2004 to 2006.

Hiep earned his Ph.D. in Political and International Studies from the University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy, Canberra.

His scholarly articles and analyses have been published in, among others, Contemporary Southeast Asia, Southeast Asian Affairs, Asian Politics & Policy, Korean Journal of Defence Analysis, ASPI Strategic Insights, ISEAS Perspective, American Review, The Diplomat, East Asia Forum, BBC Vietnamese, and Vietnamnet.

His forthcoming book is Living Next to the Giant: The Political Economy of Vietnam’s Relations with China under Doi Moi (ISEAS Publishing, 2016).

Last Updated: November 12, 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...