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Australia's engagement with Asia

Healey, Justin2013
Books, Manuscripts
In recent years, Australia has extended its engagement with the diverse nations of Asia in areas such as trade, investment, immigration, tourism, education and humanitarian assistance and these are vital to the prosperity of all Australians.
Main title:
Australia's engagement with Asia / edited by Justin Healey
Thirroul N.S.W. Spinney Press 2013
60 pages colour illustrations maps
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Australia in the Asian century: Is Australia ready for the 'Asian Century'? -- Australia in the Asian Century White Paper: Australia's roadmap for navigating the Asian Century -- The Asian Century - an Australian opportunity -- Asian Century white paper talks the talk, can Australia walk the walk? -- In the Asian Century, there's no such thing as success without sacrifice -- The Asian Century -- New rules for the Asian Century? -- The 'lucky, lazy country' shows how not to win friends in Asia -- Learning to live in the Asian Century -- Australia's ignored Asia literacy -- Australia's Asia literacy non-problem -- 2. Trade and investment: Engaging with Asia is everybody's business -- Asia's emerging economies: driving sustainable global growth -- Developing an Asia-capable workforce -- A focus on skills will allow Australia to reap fruits of its labour -- How Australia can become Asia's food bowl -- To boom or not to boom? Mineral resources in the Asian Century -- Food, finance and flying: Australia's FDI challenges in the Asian Century -- Australia's great, untapped resource... Chinese investment -- Australian finance in the Asian Century -- 3. Defence and strategic policy: Australia in Asia: how to keep the peace and ensure regional security -- Australia's bilateral relationships in Asia -- Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) -- The rise of Asia and Australian strategic policy -- We cannot be just deputy sheriff in the 'Asian Century': think again about ASEAN -- Australia, China and the United States: maintaining an equilibrium in the Indo-Pacific -- Beyond China: Australia and Asia's northern democracies -- Exploring issues, worksheets and activities -- Fast facts -- Glossary -- Web links
9781921507977 (paperback)
Dewey class:
327.94 AUS
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