ACRI Opinion

Seven steps to tame fears over China

December

By Bob Carr

Note: This article appeared in The Australian on December 12 2017.

Sooner or later Canberra is going to decide to reset its relationship with Beijing. In one year, or in five. Here are seven things that can make it possible.

Turnbull's blowhard China policy will cost us in the long run

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in The Australian Financial Review on December 10 2017.

Students of Mandarin: Dare to take the plunge

December

By Simone van Nieuwenhuizen

Note: This article appeared in the December edition of China Matters' blog, YP Stance on December 1 2017.

Foreign policy: Rising China as rule-taker or rule-maker?

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in the Australian Institute of International Affairs' blog, Australian Outlook, on November 29 2017.

Foreign Policy White Paper: Faulty road map in a GPS world

December

By Bob Carr

Note: This article appeared in The Australian on November 24 2017.

While the Australian government’s Foreign Policy White Paper was at the printers, it was being overtaken by events.

Australia's fear over China's Belt and Road

December

By James LaurencesonSimone van Nieuwenhuizen and Elena Collinson

Note: This article appeared in The Diplomat on November 16 2017.

Freedom and openness in the Asia Pacific free and open for interpretation

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in the East Asia Forum on November 14 2017.

In the week prior to US President Donald Trump embarking on his Asia tour, his National Security Adviser H R McMaster laid out one of the trip’s aims: ‘to promote his vision of a free and open Indo-Pacific region’.

The risk we take when we panic about China’s rise

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in The Sydney Morning Herald on November 8 2017.

Xi, Orwell and the language of Chinese politics

December

By Simone van Nieuwenhuizen

Note: This article appeared in the Lowy Institute for International Policy's blog, The Interpreter, on October 27 2017.

Let them speak: Australian values and Chinese students

December

By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in The Australian Institute of International Affairs’ blog, Australian Outlook, on October 11 2017.