A G20 education for high school students

Department of Business Strategy and Innovation
High school students in Brisbane will join Griffith University students for a series of G20-related discussions and debates this year. The innovation is the brainchild of Dr Tapan Sarker at the Griffith Business School and feeds into the Y20 element of the G20 Leaders Summit which takes place in Brisbane in November. Australia will host […]

Chinese territorial disputes may escalate this year

Griffith Asia Institute
Territorial disputes between an increasingly assertive China and its regional neighbours Japan, South Korea, The Philippines and Vietnam  dominated coverage of the region in 2013.  Analysts are warning that any of these disputes could potentially escalate into armed conflict in 2014.  Professor Andrew O’Neil comments on this issue in an interview with ABC Radio National […]

Griffith launches APEC Study Centre

Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics
An Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Study Centre has been launched at Griffith University. Professor of Economics Tony Makin is the inaugural director of the new centre which is part of the Griffith Asia Institute and which joins a network of centres established across the Asia-Pacific region following a decision by APEC leaders in 1993. Researchers based […]