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Commentary
We spend so little on ambassadors but they're more important than ever
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop should not be harangued for bringing together all of Australia's heads of mission for the first time, writes Alex Oliver for the Sydney…
How to be exceptional: Australia in the slowing global economy
Analyses
How to be exceptional: Australia in the slowing global economy
While the US and UK have seen political rebellions against migration and trade, Australia has tranquilly entered its 26th year of growth. Australia can in coming decades increase…
Commentary
China's rising soft power
Originally published in The Australian. Peter Cai
Commentary
Australia needs the United States to keep China in check
​Originally published in the New York Times.Michael Fullilove
Commentary
Dastyari shows foreign political donation ban needed
Originally published in The Australian Financial Review.Rory Medcalf
Commentary
It’s time to clear the clutter on foreign investment policy
Originally published in The Australian.Peter Cai
Commentary
How to improve the FIRB process
Originally published in The Australian Financial Review.Stephen Grenville
Commentary
More than fear and greed for China
Originally published in The Age.Tristram Sainsbury
Commentary
Good fight for open economy must be fought again
This article was originally published in The Australian Financial Review.Leon Berkelmans