Karthik Nachiappan

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore


Karthik Nachiappan is a research associate at the Centre on Asia and Globalization at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in the National University of Singapore, where he researches Asia's evolving role with global governance.

Nachiappan completed the Erasmus Mundus Masters Program in Public Policy, constitutive of graduate degrees in Public Policy and Development Studies from the Central European University and Erasmus University, and did his undergraduate work at the University of Toronto.

Featured Work

The Think Tank Initiative

NOV 21, 2011 Article

Philanthropic Foundations, Think Tanks, and Development: Understanding and Assessing the Think Tank Initiative

Can think tanks really facilitate growth? How robust are the Think Tank Initiative's evaluative and accountability processes? Measuring how the TTI fares will not only ...


AUG 11, 2011 Article

AMRO and the IMF: The Need for Global Economic Governance Reform

At this critical juncture, many emerging nations believe that global economic governance is derelict. This explains the rise of regional organizations such as AMRO, a ...