Speeches | 13 August 2004

The strategic implications for Australia of an FTA with China

In this paper Alan Dupont argues that the proposed Free Trade Agreement with China, if consummated, will be highly symbolic of the growing interdependence between Australia and China, underpinning the development of a qualitatively different political and strategic relationship from that of the past. In a very real sense China's future is also Australia's future.Alan Dupont

  • Alan Dupont

In this paper Alan Dupont argues that the proposed Free Trade Agreement with China, if consummated, will be highly symbolic of the growing interdependence between Australia and China, underpinning the development of a qualitatively different political and strategic relationship from that of the past. In a very real sense China's future is also Australia's future.Alan Dupont

  • Alan Dupont