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Mark Thomson

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Research report

21 Feb 2018

With the strategic balance teetering in the Asia–Pacific, a more cold-hearted assessment of the Australia – New Zealand alliance is needed.

Briefing paper

25 May 2017

This report gives interested readers greater access to the complex workings of the Defence Budget and promotes informed debate on Defence budget issues.

Research report

31 Oct 2016

Overview

ASPI was registered as a wholly government-owned company on 22 August 2001, but it was several years earlier when Ian McLachlan, the first Defence Minister of the Howard government, saw the need to establish an institute to provide an alternate source of...

Research report

7 Jun 2016

Overview

The defence of Australia's interests is a core business of federal governments. Regardless of who wins the election on July 2, the incoming government will have to grapple with a wide range of security issues. This report provides a range of perspectives...

Research report

19 May 2016

This report gives interested readers greater access to the complex workings of the Defence budget and promotes informed debate on Defence budget issues.

Introduction

And so it begins. Not with a bang but with a whimper. Despite the fanfare accompanying the release...

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