Asia accounts for 52% of the world’s population and (as of 2016) 39% of the world’s GDP. By the end of the decade Asia will account for 42% of the world’s GDP. Asia takes almost three-quarters of Australia’s exports of goods and services and supplies more than half of Australia’s imports. You simply can’t understand Australia’s long-term economic prospects without a good understanding of what’s happening in the major Asian economies.
China’s ‘Belt and Road’ Initiative and its implications for AustraliaAsian Economies | 18th June 2017
Paper presented to the Australia-China Annual Think Tank Economic Dialogue, hosted by the Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation (CAITEC) and the Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney, in Beijing on 18th June 2017
India’s Economic Development and the Australia-India RelationshipAsian Economies | 4th April 2013
The 2013 International House Oration, given at International House, part of the University of Melbourne, on 4th April 2013