Australia and global security

Dr Benjamin Zala analyses three major security challenges for Australia, the decline of US primacy, China’s transition to a global superpower and the new global nuclear order.  Read more…

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The shifting sands of free trade in a less than liberal order of global economy.

Dr Giovanni Di Lieto analyses the potential ramifications of President Trump’s 2017 Trade and Policy Agenda paper and the four priorities it contains.  Read more…

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Speaking loudly and carrying a bullhorn: America and global governance in the age of Trump

Dr Matthew Laing examines the first 250 days of the Trump Presidency as he challenges the prevailing media narrative of this new radical President, contending that, while the new President may have "ruffled many feathers," substantive action has yet to be taken. Read more…

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The Belt and Road Initiative: understanding the geopolitical and geo-economic logic of China’s “New Silk Roads”

The Belt and Road Initiative provides China an unprecedented opportunity to achieve economic, political and military ambitions through this all-encompassing initiative, writes Dr Michael Clarke. Read more…

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Impact of China on commodity exporters

Dr. Aripta Chatterjee compares the effects of a slowdown in China and the USA on commodity exporters.  Read more…

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