Economics

Why pushing for an economic ‘alliance’ with the US to counter Chinese coercion would be a mistake

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in The Conversation on September 13 2021.

The Australian government desperately hopes this week’s AUSMIN meetings between Australian and US officials will see greater practical American support being delivered in the face of ongoing trade strikes by China.

Key trade indicators table - August 2021

September 9, 2021

Australia’s export exposure to China: Assessing the costs of disruption

December

Executive Summary

Australia’s luck in handling Chinese trade coercion

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in the East Asia Forum on August 18 2021.

Perspectives | Implications of the new wave of nationalism in the People’s Republic of China for Australian companies

December

Perspectives is UTS:ACRI's commentary series, featuring a piece on a topical subject in the Australia-China relationship from an invited expert contributor. 

By Maggie Ying Jiang

Perspectives | How much protection does the World Trade Organization provide for Australian barley and wine?

December

Perspectives is UTS:ACRI's commentary series, featuring a piece on a topical subject in the Australia-China relationship from an invited expert contributor. 

By Weihuan Zhou

Australia’s China supply chain ‘vulnerability’ – much ado about nothing?

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in Asia & the Pacific Policy Society’s blog, Policy Forum, on May 19 2021.

COVID-19 and the future of Australian coal

December

By Xunpeng Shi

Note: This article appeared in Asia & the Pacific Policy Society’s blog, Policy Forum, on April 28 2021.

The Chinese economy: crisis, control, recovery, refocus

December

This book chapter recaps and unpacks a year of crisis, control, recovery and refocus in the People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) economy, drawing implications for the global economy and Australia.

Will the Five Eyes stare down China’s economic coercion?

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in the Lowy Institute’s blog, The Interpreter, on April 15 2021.