Joe Biden

a palestinian women walks past the rubble of a building

The two sides need the international community to help them end the fighting, but the Biden administration has so far been reluctant to get involved.

A manatee swims in the shallows of some very blue water

The election of Joe Biden raised hopes of a new dawn in US environmental protections. But left-right views will continue to stymie progress, just as they do in Australia.

the white house illuminated just after dusk

For once, centre-left economists are divided.

People protesting refugee policy

If history is any guide, the new US president’s forward-thinking approach toward refugee resettlement could help drive Australia’s commitments to refugee protection, too.

joe biden walks past american flags to a press briefing

Joe Biden's middling economic policies are a chance to cut through the bitter polarisation of US politics.

Janet Yellen

Janet Yellen is the perfect choice to tackle the worst economic crisis in a century, and the problems that lie beyond.

climate protester and sign

Australia faces a carbon tax being imposed on it by its trading partners. It's time to get ahead of the curve.

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A Biden presidency grappling with domestic discord could leave Australia out in the Indo-Pacific cold, says UNSW’s William Clapton.

A pile of vote badges for the 2020 US presidential election.

UNSW has various experts available for comment on the 2020 US presidential election.

Joe Biden speaking at a lecturn on the campaign

If Joe Biden wins the US presidency, he will have succeeded where other vice-presidents have failed.

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