The US debt ceiling is a form of self-delusion: a limit imposed on a borrower by the borrower itself. Australia had one until the Coalition and the Greens abolished it.
If Joe Biden wins the US presidency, he will have succeeded where other vice-presidents have failed.
Weak GDP growth and the US-China trade dispute remain prominent economic challenges for 2020 according to UNSW's Professor Richard Holden.
Professor Simmons joins presidents and prime ministers who have deepened the relationship between Australia and the United States.
Dr Markus Donat explains how warm ocean temperatures in the Atlantic and Pacific at the same time led to an extremely dry spring and the hottest summers of 1934 and 1936 during the Dust Bowl in the United States.
The United States is laying the foundation for an Asia-Pacific century that looks quite different from what most Australians imagined in the carnage of the GFC, writes Geoffrey Garrett.
Two UNSW students will see first hand the inner workings of international commerce and diplomacy after winning coveted internships at the US Consulate in Sydney.