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By H. Yoshimatsu

Yoshimatsu explores the reasons and implications of the varied measure of institution-building in East Asia by means of reading procedures of starting up and constructing multilateral associations in 5 coverage components: alternate, finance, nutrients protection, strength defense, and the surroundings.

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Although ASEAN+3 members have discussed a wide range of environmental affairs since they launched an environmental ministers’ meeting in 2002, prominent institutions for East Asian cooperation have not developed yet. However, there is a unique institution that highlights an environmental issue in East Asia: the Acid Deposition Monitoring Network in East Asia (EANET). EANET was formally launched in 2001 as the main institution to tackle acid deposition problem in East Asia. While the network consists of 13 members, two ASEAN members – Singapore and Brunei – are not included.

ASEAN members, which had engaged in the AFTA formation, reconfirmed an initiative in fostering a unified regional market in order to alleviate possible shocks from economic slumps in the external market. 2 The six original signatories to the AFTA agreed to accelerate its implementation by one year to 2002, and to achieve a minimum of 90 per cent of their total tariff lines with tariffs of 0–5 per cent by the year 2000, which would account for 90 per cent of intra-ASEAN trade. Among ASEAN members, Singapore was unique in its response to the incidents in the late 1990s.

In particular, 22 Comparing Institution-Building in East Asia it has stressed state-centrism in the international system. Under the anarchical international system, the state seeks to protect its national interest, sovereignty, and ultimately survival in self-help conditions. However, evolving international phenomena represented by globalisation have imposed serious qualifications on state-centrism. Globalisation challenges increase the relative importance of collaboration with non-state actors in managing global public affairs.

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