Refereed journal articles

‘The 2016 Defence White Paper’s Assessment of Australia’s Strategic Environment’, Security Challenges, Vol 12 No 1, pp.31-39.  Available online here.

‘Unintended consequences: an examination of Australia’s “historic policy shift” on East Timor’, The Australian Journal of International Affairs, Vol 68 No 1, pp.52-69.  Available online here.

‘Playing Second Fiddle on the Road to INTERFET: Australia’s East Timor Policy Throughout 1999’, Security Challenges, Vol 9 No 1, pp.87-111.  Available online here.

‘Civil-Military Relations in Post-Suharto Indonesia and the Implications for Democracy Today: A Preliminary Analysis’, The Australian Army Journal, Vol 2 No 2, pp.149-159.  Available online here.

Selected blog posts and opinion pieces

Should we rush to smooth Japan’s ruffled feathers?’, Canberra Times, 11 May 2016.

Facing reality in the South China Sea‘ (with Greg Raymond), Canberra Times, 18 February 2016.

US “sail-through” will not deter China‘, Nikkei Asian Review, 11 November 2015.

A mile wide, an inch deep: bipartisanship on the US-Australia alliance inhibits serious debate about the benefits and risks‘, Canberra Times, 31 May 2015.

Don’t Double Down on the Senkakus‘, The National Interest, 08 October 2013.

Three lessons from East Timor‘, The Lowy Interpreter, blog of the Lowy Institute for International Policy, 01 August 2013.

Australia-Indonesia relations: approach with caution‘, The Strategist, blog of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, 01 July 2013.

Will China be a responsible stakeholder in the Asian Century?‘, The Strategist, blog of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute,  26 October 2012.