Commentary | 16 July 2015

Time for a stronger U.S.-Australia alliance?

In the wake of a report from CSIS and ANU calling for a stronger US alliance refocused on the Asia Pacific, Alex Oliver examines the eleven years of Lowy Institute polling on attitudes to the US alliance, and cautions that, despite Australians' strong support for the alliance, any refocusing of the alliance to the Asia region will require strong advocacy to win over a nervous public. The article, published in the National Interest, can be accessed here

  • Alex Oliver

In the wake of a report from CSIS and ANU calling for a stronger US alliance refocused on the Asia Pacific, Alex Oliver examines the eleven years of Lowy Institute polling on attitudes to the US alliance, and cautions that, despite Australians' strong support for the alliance, any refocusing of the alliance to the Asia region will require strong advocacy to win over a nervous public. The article, published in the National Interest, can be accessed here

  • Alex Oliver