John Lee

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16 Feb 2018

This Office of Development Effectiveness evaluation assesses a decade of Australian support (2007-2017) for the PNG government to improve its road infrastructure, through the PNG Australia Transport Sector Support Program (TSSP).

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19 Nov 2014

With the Defence White Paper due for release in 2015, this paper argues the government should bear in mind that planning for an era of Chinese dominance in the region - or even its emergence as an American strategic peer in Asia - would be...


11 Oct 2011

This paper challenges a number of assumptions about the transformation of Asia's security environment.

Contrary to expectations, the United States will remain the pre-eminent strategic actor in the region for a number of reasons that will be difficult to alter, while China's...


23 Feb 2011

Malaysia's four decade old affirmative action social and economic experiment has failed, argues this report. {C}

In Malaysian Dilemma: The Enduring Cancer of Affirmative Action , CIS Foreign Policy Research Fellow Dr John Lee argues that the New Economic Model (NEM) announced by Prime...


1 Jul 2010

Leading up to its independence in 1947, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill dismissed India as ‘a geographical expression’ that was ‘no more a single country than the Equator.’ If worldwide expectations of India at the time of its independence were low, the country did little...

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