The research of the United States Studies Centre focuses on politics and policy, business and the economy, culture and society in the United States and its global interactions. From academic inquiry in the humanities and social sciences to opinion surveys, policy analysis and reports, the Centre aims to produce research that informs scholars, students, policy makers, business leaders and the general public interested in the US.
The Centre has access and contributes to the University of Sydney's world class research capability across the broad range of US Studies, as well as established partnerships with other academic institutions in Australia, the US and around the world.
- Alliance 21
- Alternative Transport Fuels Initiative
- Dow Sustainability Program
- Emerging US Security Partnerships in Southeast Asia
- Future Cities Collaborative
- Public Knowledge Forum
- Women in Leadership Initiative
- Postdoctoral Fellows
- Research Grants
- Innovation Program
- Opinion Surveys
- SSMART Research Training
- The Campaign Tapes
VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS
Former president of the World Bank Robert Zoellick, who was in Australia to speak at Centre conference on US–Australia trade, discusses the future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the US–Australia Free Trade Agreement, and the current economic turmoil in Greece.
Former deputy director-general of the World Trade Organization Andrew Stoler, who will be speaking at the Centre's conference on the Australia–US trade relationship, looks back at the benefits of the 2005 free trade deal between the two nations and forward to the potential Trans-Pacific Partnership.