Prof. Baladas Ghoshal

Prof. Baladas Ghoshal is a former Professor of Southeast Asia, South-West Pacific Studies and former Chairman of the Centre for South and Southeast Asian Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Professor Ghoshal is a doyen in Southeast Asian Studies programme in India. He has published extensively on Indonesian politics, ASEAN and regional security issues.  He reads, writes and speaks Malay and Bahasa Indonesia. His most recent publications are a book on India-Indonesia Relations published by the Institute of South Asian Studies, Singapore, and a monograph on China’s Perception of India’s Look East Policypublished by the  Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi. Listen to his interview  where he shares his expert views, vision and experiences on Indo-Indonesian relations.