Alliances Under Austerity: What Does America Want?

Alliances under Austerity

Author/s (editor/s):

Bates Gill

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Policy paper

What does America want from its allies during austere times? Or, to put it another way, what do reduced defence budgets mean for the US's alliance relationships and for the alliance partners themselves? This COG paper by the United States Studies Centre CEO, Bates Gill examines how the US financial constraints are affecting its effort to 'rebalance' towards Asia and the implication for Australia.

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