Person

Richard C. Smith

Working paper

Forgotten friends; Australia, India and the independence of Bangladesh

Overview Outside the sub-continent, the bloodshed in South Asia 45 years ago has been too easily forgotten. In 2016, as the number of people displaced by the ongoing tragedy in Syria and Iraq passed the ten million mark after several years of civil war, who...
Report

Asian military modernisation

This Lowy Institute Perspective examines the patterns in Asian military spending in recent years and demonstrates that the region's military modernisation does not equate with an arms race. In this Lowy Institute Perspective, Visiting Fellow Ric Smith examines the patterns in Asian military spending in...