Ross Babbage

First Name: Ross
Last Name: Babbage
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14 December 2016

What should the U.S. and its close allies do about China’s strategic expansion into the South China Sea?

21 May 2015

This collection identifies significant challenges ahead for Defence if the reforms proposed by the First Principles Review are to succeed.

Journal article
5 July 2013


The 2013 White Paper talks a great deal about reform in Defence. It is notable, however, that the areas of reform that are discussed relate primarily to processes...

Discussion paper
14 May 2012

National security studies is a relatively new term and a new concept in Australia. Where has it come from? What is the role for it? How does national security studies differ from international...

10 March 2011

Highlighting the nature, scale and speed of China's military expansion, this report argues that Australia must respond with an innovative restructuring of Australia’s national security strategy...