An open door: How globalised are the Australian and US economies?
In new research published by the USSC, author Stephen Kirchner recommends a number of measures Australia can take to improve its openness to the rest of the world and capture the associated economic and social benefits from globalisation.
Should the United States be worried about China’s Belt and Road Initiative?
The Belt and Road Initiative represents a fundamental play by China to reshape the world around it. In the latest instalment of The Debate Papers, we asked David Brewster and Elizabeth Ingleson whether the United States should be concerned about the economic and political influence these projects may bring for China.
Midterms result holds silver linings for Republicans
The Democrats have taken back the House of Representatives, and turned a number of governorships and state legislatures "blue". But should President Trump be worried about his chances for re-election in 2020? Not necessarily, writes Jared Mondschein.