UNSW academics offer differing solutions in the attempt to ‘cool down’ rising trade tensions between Australia and China.
The US is still an important market for Australia but ultimately an international multilateral-based trading system is better than the US having deals of managed trade around the world, says JW Nevile Fellow in Economics Tim Harcourt.
China felt the Murray Darling Basin Plan was about more than the environment. It wanted to know how much more.
Australian growers are effectively banned from a huge market. But details of the decision show how it may be reversed.
Any boycott of Australian goods would be harmful to Chinese consumers, says JW Nevile Fellow in Economics Tim Harcourt.
The question of China’s responsibility for the coronavirus pandemic, and any subsequent economic reparations, is complicated by sovereign immunity, a UNSW expert says.
China's dumping stoush with Australia isn't just about barley. But it is about trade and unfinished business in global trade rules.
Trade boycotts do not usually work and will come at a great cost to the country imposing the ban, says international trade expert Tim Harcourt.
The threat of punitive tariffs made by China against Australian barley isn't new. The consequences could be dramatic.
UNSW Business School alumnus Michael Liang has launched Culturestride - an online video platform enabling students to learn Chinese by connecting with teachers based in China.