Trans pacific partnership

The policies of Trump administration committed to putting America first are likely, in Asia at least, to result in America being put last. Photo: Reuters

Kevin Rudd | The Trumping of Asia

4 min read . 01 Jan 2018
Many elites are puzzled about why poor or working-class people would vote for someone like Donald Trump. Photo: Bloomberg

How to combat populist demagogues

4 min read . 21 Nov 2017
China is turning into a trade tyrant that rides roughshod over international rules. Photo: Reuters

China’s weaponization of trade

4 min read . 01 Aug 2017
Models and reality have to find a middle ground when it comes to free trade agreements. Photo: Bloomberg

Trade agreements: Theory and reality

4 min read . 26 Jul 2017