Confusion Down Under: Australia and the US Pivot to Asia


Mark Thomson

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 180


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: September 18, 2012
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Mark Thomson, Senior Analyst at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI), explains that “The challenge for Australian policymakers will be to reconcile the growing expectations of the United States with the reality of what Australian taxpayers are willing to spend.”

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