Why Australia took so long to join the AIIB
Yes, military personnel can think strategically
Data retention scheme has majority support from Australians
Just how absurd is the Middle East at the moment?
Awkward contradictions in Australian foreign-fighter laws
Indo-Pacific links: US strategy in South China Sea, AIIB, India's strategic debate and more
War with Iran is the worst option
Digital Asia links: Robot diplomacy, Tibetan malware, social media in Vietnam and more
Irregular warfare and the ADF
The truth about development banks
Australia and UN peacekeeping: Time for a reset
How should a democracy fight terrorism?
Obama embarks on longest ever presidential India visit
Drugs and the death penalty in Southeast Asia
Social media is not electronic graffiti
Australia's Security Council presence will be missed
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
No, the IMF did not cause the Ebola crisis
Hizbullah feeling the strain
China cyberspies target more than just F-35
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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