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Commentary
Is our love affair with America over?
Most Australians would greet a Biden victory with relief. But that may not be enough to remedy the fear that the United States has changed for the worse. Originally published in…
Lowy Institute Poll 2020
Polling
Lowy Institute Poll 2020
The 2020 Lowy Institute Poll, conducted as the COVID-19 crisis was unfolding across the globe, reveals unprecedented changes in Australian attitudes to the world around us,…
Ironclad - Forging a new future for America's alliances: book chapter
Books
Ironclad - Forging a new future for America's alliances: book chapter
In a new book edited by Dr. Michael J. Green of Center for Strategic & International Studies in Washington D.C., the final chapter by Alex Oliver looks at…
Lowy Institute Poll 2019
Polling
Lowy Institute Poll 2019
After a year of heated domestic debate on issues such as climate change, foreign influence and technology, the 2019 Lowy Institute Poll reveals significant changes in how…
Media Release: 2019 Lowy Institute Poll – Australian Attitudes To Climate Change
Polling
Media Release: 2019 Lowy Institute Poll – Australian Attitudes To Climate Change
 In 2019, Australians rank climate change at the top of a list of ten possible threats to Australia's vital interests in the next ten years. A majority of Australian adults …
Press Release -  2019 Lowy Institute Polling: Australian attitudes towards foreign policy issues ahead of the 2019 federal election
Polling
Press Release - 2019 Lowy Institute Polling: Australian attitudes towards foreign policy issues ahead of the 2019 federal election
In an early release of select results from the Lowy Institute Poll 2019, the Liberal-National Coalition holds a clear lead over the Labor Party on five out of nine key foreign…
Commentary
Almost half of us fear China could become a threat
Originally published in The Australian. Michael Fullilove , Alex Oliver
Commentary
Trump tarnishes America's standing Down Under
Originally published in the Wall Street Journal. Michael Fullilove , Alex Oliver
2017 Lowy Institute Poll
Polling
2017 Lowy Institute Poll
After a turbulent year in global politics, the 2017 Lowy Institute Poll contains thought-provoking findings about how Australians have reacted to world events, and how they feel…