2020Vision: Trump launches a campaign that never ended
President Trump has officially launched his re-election bid, but did the campaign ever really end? Professor Simon Jackman joins the podcast to discuss the formal kick-off to the 2020 presidential election race and preview the first Democratic presidential debates.
Lessons from quantitative easing in the United States: A guide for Australian policymakers
If interest rates in Australia are almost at zero, how can the Reserve Bank maintain nominal stability if there is adverse shock to the Australian economy? Faced with the same issue, the US Federal Reserve implemented a strategy known as quantitative easing. This report examines what Australia could learn from the US experience with quantitative easing.
The future of the US-Australia alliance in an era of great power competition
Charles Edel, a former advisor to US Secretary of State John Kerry, and John Lee, a former advisor to Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, examine the future of the US-Australia alliance amidst increasing tensions with China in this new USSC report.
Reproductive rights in the United States
In her new explainer, Honorary Associate Elizabeth Ingleson details how the ongoing attacks on abortion in the United States reveal the deep and enduring power of a patriarchal system designed to control women and their bodies, especially women of colour and women who are poor.