February 17th, 2017
In a policy report for the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney , trade policy expert Dr Jeff Wilson from Murdoch University’s Asia Research Centre has outlined his thoughts on the future of Australia’s trade policy in the Asia Pacific region.
January 23rd, 2017
With President Trump promising to withdraw the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, many analysts have begun to view the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement as a potential replacement.
September 23rd, 2016
A grains research partnership between Australia and China was officially launched at Murdoch University today.
September 21st, 2016
A biosecurity research partnership between Australia and China will be launched at Murdoch University this week. The Australia-China Joint Centre for Postharvest Grain Biosecurity and Quality Research will focus on finding new and improved ways to minimise losses in stored grain through the development of non-chemical controls. China is Australia’s largest grains export market, worth […]
September 9th, 2016
Prime Minister Turnbull recently stated that “China has more freedom to invest in Australia, indeed all foreigners have more freedom to invest in Australia, than almost any other country.” Dr Jeffrey Wilson, a fellow of Murdoch’s Asia Research Centre, discussed free trade with Australia in a collaborative piece in The Conversation. Dr Wilson outlined how […]
November 26th, 2014
The 5th International Tourism Studies Association’s (ITSA) biennial conference will focus on the importance of Western Australia's nature tourism to China.
June 3rd, 2014
Australia’s competition with China and India in the global manufacturing sector was the topic of Dr Chris Vas’s latest opinion piece in The Conversation. As Australia laments the decline of its manufacturing sector, China is actively transforming itself into an advanced manufacturer and India is promoting itself as a manufacturing hub. Dr Vas said Australian […]
December 5th, 2013
New research suggests understanding the uneven distribution of democracy in Asia may depend more on geography than political theory.
November 21st, 2013
The First Murdoch Commission, an independent inquiry on Western Australia in the evolving regional order, has tabled its Final Report.
August 8th, 2013
The Murdoch Commission, a major international commission of inquiry into the evolving engagement of Western Australia (and Australia) in the Asian region, has marked the halfway point in its investigations and deliberations.