Ideas@TheCentre brings you ammunition for conversations around the table. 3 short articles from CIS researchers emailed every Friday on the issues of the week.
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01 Sep 2014 | Foreign Policy Analysis|
With US leadership unable to guarantee peace and security in the Indo-Pacific this century, the region will need to transition... Read More...
13 Mar 2014 | Foreign Policy Analysis|
Inventive foreign policy that can simultaneously reassure the Indo-Pacific’s established powers and accommodate Chinese... Read More...
24 Oct 2012 | Policy Monographs|
Australia should not spend $40 billion to repeat the mistakes of the Collins Class submarine. Nuclear submarines, such as... Read More...
29 Mar 2012 | Foreign Policy Analysis|
All Southeast Asian states want to take advantage of the benefits of a rising China, yet none wants it to be in a position... Read More...
21 Aug 2008 | Issue Analysis|
Guest-worker schemes, which have been proposed as a development solution for the Pacific, no doubt benefit the individuals... Read More...
Opinion & Commentary
16 Apr 2012 | The Australian|
Pacific elites have appropriated the bulk of aid, mineral, forestry and other incomes to become immensely wealthy at the ... Read More
19 Jul 2011 | The Australian|
AT the Shangri-La Dialogue meeting of defence ministers in Singapore last month, Indian Defence Minister Pallam Raju was ... Read More
30 Mar 2011 | The Canberra Times|
‘Melanesia’ is an anthropologists’ construct that has no economic and little other sense. It the arcane world of United ... Read More
12 Jun 2010 | The Australian|
Ten years after the UN pledged to address poverty and poor health and education levels in the Pacific region, the shameful ... Read More
22 Feb 2010 | The Australian|
Poorly targeted aid to the Pacific hinders rather than helps the region.... Read More