International relations

17 February 2017

This report is based on a systematic review of open source information about the finances of Islamic State in its core territory in Syria and Iraq.

Journal article
16 February 2017

Discusses the concept of 'global studies', its place in universities worldwide and introduces New Zealand Centre for Global Studies.

15 February 2017

CEDA's 2017 Economic and Political Overview (EPO) provides economic and political insights and also examines where growth will come from in 2017, ongoing domestic challenges, the prospect of a...

14 February 2017

The pace of change in Asia and new and more flexible sources of finance mean that the Asian Development Bank needs to continue to demonstrate its relevance to donors and borrowers.

7 February 2017

This Senate Committee report examines the future prospects of completing the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal, in light of US President Donald Trump's announcement that the United States...

6 February 2017

The refugee deal which sparked a spiky conversation between the two leaders may still go ahead, but at what cost to Canberra? Iain Henry looks at what this could mean for the alliance relationship...

2 February 2017

This white paper confirms the UK Prime Minister’s vision of an independent, truly global United Kingdom and an ambitious future relationship with the EU.

31 January 2017

This paper takes stock of Sino-US military contacts over the past fifteen years and provides some preliminary assessments of the evolution and implications of this critical aspect of perhaps the...

24 January 2017

This research brief looks at one of President Donald Trump's major appointments to his new administration — Secretary of Defense James Mattis. It looks at Mattis' history, areas of agreement and...

24 January 2017

This paper looks at the officials who'll be responsible for designing and coordinating President Donald Trump's Asia policy, and argues that they are shaping up to reflect his hawkish stance...