economic policy

Attacks from Houthi rebels in the Red Sea have jeopardised Australia’s already-vulnerable dependency on maritime time. Finding new ways forward will be vital.

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Financial inclusion ensures equal access to financial services so women can mobilise their savings, obtain credit and make financial decisions independently.

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Australia is keen to engage with its nearest neighbours in Southeast Asia, but is backsliding on learning the region’s languages.

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In a world over saturated with voices, anger offers a way of finally being heard, but is emotion overriding our will to fix the world’s problems?

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After enduring the worst economic crisis of 2023, Pakistan’s next election should be focused on repair and reform. What’s happening is more like musical chairs.

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As climate change grows increasingly deadly, every country needs to build climate resilience. But that can be costly — and poor countries can’t cover the bill.

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Pessimism about our ability to address the issues that face humanity is understandable, but there are many signs we’re making progress across multiple pathways.

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With five Indian states having elections, a new index helps try to understand how pre-existing economic conditions influence people when voting.

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Countries need to get the policy mix right to encourage the switch to electric vehicles.

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Making the switch to more electric vehicles on our roads is a key part of decarbonising transport and reaching net zero emissions.

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If the two leaders meet during the APEC summit, the region will be reassured that the rivalry between the two superpowers is being checked.

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