Remy is Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics at Monash University. He is a Global Expert for the United Nations, New York, and a former member of the Council on Optimising Government Performance. He was Australia’s first Ph.D. graduate in European Union (EU) studies. In 2012, he was awarded a Chair by the European Commission in recognition of his career contribution to the field of EU studies. His principal research areas are international trade, monetary integration and international relations. His most recent book is The New Global Politics of the Asia-Pacific: Conflict and Cooperation in the Asian Century (2018).
Remy Davison's Articles
GST increase on the cards?
Governments will rely on taxation to repair the fiscal damage wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, and that will likely mean a GST rise, even if there are better, but politically unpalatable, alternatives.
Not so fast, BoJo
Negotiating a trade deal within 12 months is wishful thinking on the British PM's part.
All sorts of sweeteners
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and PM Scott Morrison pack the 2019 Federal Budget full of goodies as they push towards an election.
Treasurer shows us the money
Scott Morrison's 2018 federal budget is aimed at winning back middle Australia, with 10 million workers set to receive tax refunds worth up to $530.
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.
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.