Articles & Contributions from Members & Partners


New Years’ Resolutions

2019 stretches before us and you could be forgiven for feeling that if ever there was a need for an optimist it is now. The mission of the Asia Scotland Institute, founded nearly seven years’ ago is to Educate and Inspire Tomorrow’s Leaders in Scotland – and Today’s as well for that matter – and…

City AM Govinda Finn

The G20 was a temporary truce, not the end of Trump’s trade war

Govinda Finn Govinda Finn is Japan and developed Asia economist at Aberdeen Standard Investments and a member of the Asia Scotland Institute’s International Advisory Council.    It would be easy to see last weekend’s G20 meeting as heralding a thaw in the US-China trade war. But sadly, it hasn’t. There are some positives. It looks…