China is trying to intimidate America
Southeast Asia links: Jakarta's new governor, Vietnam-China, Hunger Games and more
Why does China bother with coercion?
ABC and SBS cuts: Australia's loss in a global century
Fiji grabs the limelight as leaders of China and India visit
China links: Salt, renewable energy, APEC, ADIZ, Xi's musical ode, law and more
Hagel was never a good fit for Obama White House
East Timor, Australia and the 'Timor Gap'
Weekend catch-up: Merkel, G20, China-Australia FTA, Obama and climate, Iranian nukes and more
Why economics doesn't explain China's FTA decision
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
How to improve Australia-Indonesia ties
South Korea's new missiles
Wednesday links: Romney, microcredit, OECD, climate change and more
23 May 2012 1:54PM
All Dan Drezner wants from
Mitt Romney's foreign policy pronouncements is logic
. (Thanks Fergus.)
Carl Thayer on the
Five-Power Defence Arrangement
, now forty years old.
Why China won't rule
', by Robert Skidelsky.
Nice analysis of
what happened in Copenhagen in 2009
: 'IR scholars rarely have access to this kind of (nearly) real-time "insider" data, though it is telling that virtually all of the world leaders make claims that we would have expected.'
The concept of microcredit was originally
the work of Jonathan Swift
Good news for Australians in their 20s. Life expectancy is rising, so they have
an extra decade
to make a difference.
The OECD has released its latest economic outlook paper
. An accompanying video:
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