15 May 2009
Thomas Mann, W. Averell Harriman Chair and Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at The Brookings Institution, was special guest at the United States Studies Centre's Business Leadership Forum "The Obama Administration and its outlook on the Asia Pacific". The luncheon was hosted by Ernst & Young.
14 May 2009
Barack Obama promised change would come to Washington. After Obama's first 100 days in office, what have been the accomplishments, challenges and impediments? Thomas Mann, one of America's pre-eminent scholars, reviewed the start of the Obama presidency, the relationship with Congress and assessed likely upcoming developments for the remainder of 2009.
VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS
Lecturer Adam Lockyer discusses the election of new Iranian president Hassan Rouhani and the US decision to send military aid to Syria's rebels
CEO Bates Gill looks at the implications of a rising China for the Asia-Pacific and how the Trans-Pacific partnership is shaping the region.