Giving voice to human rights defenders
Agencies working to protect vulnerable women and children, often in fragile and conflict-affected countries, are coming under increasing pressure in delivering their services during the COVID-19 global crisis.
We need to talk about deglobalisation
How can Australia avoid generational impoverishment in the post-pandemic economy?
Eyes on the prize
President Trump's foreign policy manoeuvres show that the 2020 elections are increasingly on his mind.
Whatever the outcome of the bid to remove Donald Trump from office, it won't be easy to restore faith in the integrity of US political processes.
G20 stalemate raises questions for Australia
The lack of meaningful progress on the US-China trade war clouds Australia's geopolitical future.
Metaphors be with you
President Trump’s proposed wall on the US-Mexico border is more symbol than substance – just like Reagan's Star Wars program.
Caught between #metoo and the gun-show
Hyper-masculinity is a defining feature of global politics, but the #metoo movement is prising open opportunities to pursue gender equality as women fight back.
Episode 5: The Rise of Populism
Where does free speech end and hate speech start? Watch the full documentary.
Keeping the visitations right
Stronger Australia-China bilateral ties are in our best interests, particularly when it comes to the tourism industry.
The winners under the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal
It means fewer barriers for Australian exports, but there are some loose ends.
Switching policies in Asia power struggle
Trump is trying to shape the US as a power in Asia and block China in the process, using techniques familiar to Beijing.
In whose best interests?
The public release of secret intelligence can have a powerful impact on the political environment, as the revelations regarding Sam Dastyari demonstrate.
Foreign policy: Soft Power or Smart Power?
The new Foreign Policy White Paper offers a mix of soft power and co-operative initiatives alongside the usual emphasis on hard-nosed security strategy.
Foreign Policy White Paper: Keep calm and carry on
Free trade, nuclear governance, China, gender equality. We take a look at the state of global politics and Australia's place in it with a snapshot analyses of the key themes by Monash University’s Politics and International Relations team.
White paper shows a hedging of bets
Revisionism? Not so much – the first foreign policy white paper since 2003 is firmly in the camp of the status quo.
How China is clamping down on corruption
Chinese President Xi Jinping has launched a number of measures against corruption.
Fans of a more open China should welcome the devalued yuan
In May 2015 the IMF recognised that China’s yuan was no longer undervalued for the first time in more than a decade – a statement which contradicted the US Treasury Department’s assessment published just a month previously which said the...
Three ways China can tackle its currency dilemma
The PBC’s efforts to prevent a devaluation spiral by intervening in the foreign exchange markets have made the future value of the RMB much harder to predict. This has presented a challenge for speculators trying to judge when to short the...
Australia risks missing out on China's One Belt One Road
Australia is late to the party in only recently expressing real interest in China’s One-Belt, One-Road initiative (OBOR). And if Australian businesses don’t take advantage of the opportunities available in this project now, there are plenty of...
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Senior Lecturer, History
Senior Lecturer in Education
Deputy Dean, Leadership and Executive Education, Monash Business School
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Professor, Politics and International Relations
Giovanni Di Lieto
Lecturer, International trade law, Monash Business School
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