March 2020

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Image: Shanghai Nanking Road in the 1930s
04
Mar
2020

An Imported Ideology? The Neglected Endogenous Origins of Chinese and East Asian Developmentalism

Professor Eric Helleiner
East Asian developmentalism is often depicted as an ideology imported from the West. According to the most common story, the ideas of Friedrich List were imported to Japan after the Meiji Restoration and then exported from there to the rest of East Asia in the 20th century, with China being the...

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Image: A web poster of Donald J. Trump / pixabay.com
11
Mar
2020

2020 Des Ball Chair Public Lecture — Professor Bruce Jentleson

Professor Bruce W. Jentleson
Will foreign policy be a factor in the 2020 American presidential election? If so, on what issues and along what themes? As a leading scholar of the domestic politics of American foreign policy, as well as having extensive experience as a foreign policy advisor to Democratic presidential candidates...

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Cover image of AFA Issue 8
17
Mar
2020

Australian Foreign Affairs Launch: Can We Trust America? A Superpower in Transition

Professor Brendan Taylor; Ms Felicity Rub; Professor Bruce Jentleson
The United States is entering a new era, in which it is no longer the world’s unrivalled superpower. This is posing unfamiliar challenges for the US at a time when Washington is already paralysed by its partisan divides. Can the US maintain its traditional dominance of Asia? If so, how? And what...

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The People’s Liberation Army taking part in the Vostok 2018 military manoeuvres, Tsugol training range, Trans-Baikal Territory, Russia. Image credit: President of Russia.
18
Mar
2020

How the Geopolitical Partnership Between China and Russia Threatens the West

Emeritus Professor Paul Dibb
America’s renowned geostrategist, Zbigniew Brzezinski, proclaimed in 2016 that the most dangerous scenario facing the US would be a grand coalition of China and Russia, united not by ideology but by complimentary grievances. The thesis proposed by Emeritus Professor Paul Dibb in this ANU public...

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