Why the US and its allies must rethink their China war plans
Indonesia-Philippines border deal presages more united ASEAN South China Sea stance
Russia-Ukraine: What is Putin up to in Crimea?
US position hardens on China's nine-dashed line
South Korea: One year in, assessing Park Geun-Hye’s presidency
'The Act of Killing' in a democratic Indonesia
In visa stoush, PNG only hurts itself
Indonesia's new breed of politicians: Risma's tears offer a lesson for Jokowi
Hagel’s defence budget proposal is a reasonable place-holder for the pivot
Burma: A critical look at those chemical weapons claims
Vladimir Putin: Geopolitical wrecking ball
Bangkok protests: A view from the ground
Syria: Here endeth diplomacy
Foreign aid: Is Afghanistan a welfare state?
What can be done about income inequality?
US should resist China's ADIZ, but...
Failure to act on IMF reform damages US (and G20) credibility
Review: Paul Collier's 'Exodus'
Lebanon: Second front in the Syria war
Lessons for Australia from the Swiss referendum on immigration quotas
Observations on the defence debate
Time is ripe for cyber security rethink
Tuesday linkage: Holden, China's cities, copyright, Asian Century and more
21 August 2012 2:17PM
Asia's emerging economies are among the most exposed to
financial risks from natural disasters
, says a new study. (Thanks Malcolm.)
China's cities may be unlivable
, but some people are getting around the crush (if not the smog) by
building their McMansions on top of a shopping mall
The Australia-US FTA does nothing to
help Holden sell utes in the US
Joseph Stiglitz says
new discoveries in Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania and Mozambique don't necessarily mean Africa will succumb to the natural resources curse. (Thanks Steve.)
: Australia's education system 'has created Australians so ill-informed many who visit Bali don't realise they are in Indonesia.'
Related: former Lowy Institute Executive Director Allan Gyngell is helping Ken Henry's Asian Century White Paper team to
whittle down their 500-page draft
Stephen Grenville is right to raise concerns about
the encroachment of US copyright standards on Australia and the region
. But more fundamentally, the whole philosophy of seeing ideas as property is suspect (h/t
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