China, Australia and the US rebalance?

Feng Zhang questions whether the current, relatively uneventful security relationship between Australia and China can last under changing circumstances. (Image: Department of Defence)

Taking the Potential Costs of the Quad Seriously

Benjamin Zala, ‘Taking the Potential Costs of the Quad Seriously’, in Andrew Carr, ed., Debating the Quad, Centre of Gravity series 39, Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, ANU,

China’s New J-20 Stealth Fighter Has Officially Entered Service

China’s Chengdu J-20 stealth fighter has officially entered service with the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF).

Chinese Power and the Idea of a Responsible State in a Changing World Order

In this Centre of Gravity paper, Professor Emeritus Rosemary Foot, Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Oxford, outlines the evoluti

IB2017/39 Pacific Island Countries, China & Sustainable Development Goals Part 4: Realising Opportunities in Agriculture

This In Brief is the last in a four-part series that explores China’s development cooperation with Pacific island countries (PICs) on

Striving for power: Chinese foreign policy in Xi Jinping's 'new era'

Dr Feng Zhang asks what President Xi Jinping's new authority means for Chinese foreign policy during his second term and beyond

IB2017/26 Industry Guidelines for Chinese Mining Companies Abroad: Paper Tigers?

This In Brief discusses two sets of industry guidelines published by the Chinese government for Chinese companies investing in overseas mining projects.

China Balances Uncertain Gains with Potentially Big Payoffs in Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)

Tereza Kobelkova, ‘China Balances Uncertain Gains with Potentially Big Payoffs in Belt and Road Initiative’, Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 398, 27 September 2017.

The Economics-Security Nexus Under Trump and Xi: Policy Implications for Asia-Pacific Countries

In this Centre of Gravity paper, Professor Robert Aysons explores how the links between economic and security considerations are intensifying in Asia.


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