Malaysian Airlines shootdown: Australia should step up
Saudi-China relations: Emblematic of China’s new foreign policy challenges
Does Abbott understand the China challenge?
Indonesian election: Time for SBY to step in
MH17: A chance for Russia and Ukraine to blink?
Indonesia: Defence and foreign policy implications of a Jokowi presidency
China's determination to be a great power
Australia's new activism: The view from Washington
Russia's MH17 response: How to mismanage a crisis
Australia's carbon price repeal: The global context
Did the BRICS score in Brazil?
Alliances in Asia: South Korea unlikely to be lost
Baghdadi's caliphate is a mirage, but a damaging one
Does inequality make a country less secure?
Australia in Asia: Who is our best friend?
Australia will miss SBY. America won't.
China promotes dialogue with US while clamping down at home
PNG: O'Neill survives, rule-of-law suffers
Obama-Abbott defence agreement: More than meets the eye
Assessing Australia's UN performance
Asylum seekers: What is our moral responsibility?
ADF silent in debates on modern warfare
Thursday linkage: Banks, Solomons, Japan, multilingualism and more
16 August 2012 12:10PM
Australian troops are set to come home from the Solomon Islands next year.
Is the mission accomplished
? (Thanks Danielle.)
The era of growth miracles is over
, says Dani Rodrik, because manufacturing is changing. The Economist
on this controversial op-ed.
Why China's currency is far from going global. A
new Lowy Institute report from Alistair Thornton
Debate over Hugh White's
The China Choice
is taking place
here on The Interpreter
'I believe that good fluency in a second or third language significantly expands one's ability to see and understand and also articulate other points of view',
says Tyler Cowen
US to send drones to Japan
to monitor islands disputed between Beijing and Tokyo. (Thanks Malcolm.)
One is tempted to cheer patriotically at such news, but somehow that doesn't seem appropriate:
Australia's banks are now worth more than Europe's
. (Thanks Michael.)
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