365 days of AUKUS: Progress, challenges and prospects
One year on from the announcement of the AUKUS security partnership USSC research fellow Peter Lee and program associate Alice Nason look at what progress has been made, what challenges remain and what lies ahead for this extraordinary partnership.
Is the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework glass half full or glass half empty?
In May, President Biden and 12 regional counterparts officially launched the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework, an initiative intended to reassert US economic engagement in the Indo-Pacific region. We invited Wendy Cutler, Vice President at the Asia Society Policy Institute and a veteran USTR trade negotiator, and Daniel M. Price, Managing Director at Rock Creek Global Advisors and a former senior White House official to discuss the Biden administration's first major trade-related effort in the Indo-Pacific.
What is the CHIPS and Science Act?
After two years of negotiation, Congress passed the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 which was signed into law by President Biden on 9 August 2022. In this explainer, USSC Research Associate Victoria Cooper examines the contents of the legislation as well as its strategic intent and implications for Australia.