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If there’s one thing Pacific nations don’t need, it’s yet another infrastructure investment bank

Journal Article


Abstract


  • If Scott Morrison was looking for a way to prove Australia is a good neighbour to Pacific nations, he could hardly have chosen a worse option.

    Looking for a policy to combat both China and his domestic Opposition, the Australian prime minister last week announced a plan involving billions of dollars for Pacific nations.

    Billions of dollars in loans, that is.

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • Engel, S. (2018). If there’s one thing Pacific nations don’t need, it’s yet another infrastructure investment bank. The Conversation, 21 November 1-5.

Number Of Pages


  • 4

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 5

Volume


  • 21 November

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • If Scott Morrison was looking for a way to prove Australia is a good neighbour to Pacific nations, he could hardly have chosen a worse option.

    Looking for a policy to combat both China and his domestic Opposition, the Australian prime minister last week announced a plan involving billions of dollars for Pacific nations.

    Billions of dollars in loans, that is.

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • Engel, S. (2018). If there’s one thing Pacific nations don’t need, it’s yet another infrastructure investment bank. The Conversation, 21 November 1-5.

Number Of Pages


  • 4

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 5

Volume


  • 21 November

Place Of Publication


  • Australia