26 October

There's a name for America's anxiety about the future: the 'Trump effect'

The Age


As Election Day draws nearer, research associate Nicole Hemmer says all the fun and festivity of the civic holiday has been replaced with doom and gloom.


9 November

Election Day Spectacular! 

Manning Bar, University of Sydney

Election Day Spectacular

Join us at the University of Sydney’s Manning Bar for rolling CNN coverage of the presidential election results, with the Centre’s own experts available to provide analysis of the outcome and its implications for the US and Australia.

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26 October

The evolving US-Asia alliance network

AIIA Outlook


America’s presence in the Asia-Pacific is evolving beyond its traditional alliance network into a web of alliances, new partnerships and creative linkages says non-resident Alliance 21 fellow Elsina Wainwright.


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Candidates mix business with pleasure

Senior fellow Tom Switzer takes a look at the candidates strategies in the dying days of the US election campaign on Channel 7 Sunrise.

Planet America

The latest from Planet America

Catch up with ABC TV's Planet America, hosted by Centre research associate John Barron and watch recent episodes with Brendon O'Connor, David Smith and Gorana Grgic.

Simon Jackman

About the US Studies Centre

Centre CEO Simon Jackman explains the Centres wide range of teaching, research, study abroad and outreach activities.

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