Lowy Institute Analyses


  • Understanding China’s Belt and Road Initiative 

    Cai, Peter (Lowy Institute For International Policy, 2017-03-30)
    China’s Belt and Road Initiative (also known as One Belt, One Road (OBOR)) is one of President Xi’s most ambitious foreign and economic policies. It aims to strengthen Beijing’s economic leadership through a vast program of infrastructure building ...
  • Trade Protectionism in Indonesia: Bad Times and Bad Policy 

    Patunru, Arianto A.; Rahardja, Sjamsu (Lowy Institute For International Policy, 2015-07-15)
    Difficult economic circumstances have historically led Indonesian leaders to enact economic reforms, leading some to argue that bad times have resulted in good policy. But as Indonesian growth has slowed over the past year, the government has departed ...

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