Past events

AIIA Careers Forum 2017
07
Mar
2017

AIIA International Careers Forum 2017

Professor Michael Wesley; DFAT

Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA) International Careers Forum 2017.

Are you fascinated by international affairs? Looking for a career that will take you places?

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28
Feb
2017

PSC Seminar--Voices and Votes amid Violence: The Case of the Three Southernmost Provinces of Thailand

Daungyewa Utarasint

I have two central findings. First, there is a correlation between the magnitude of violence and the autonomy of voters. After severe violence, legislative candidates and vote-canvassers have less...

15
Feb
2017

Joint PSC/SDSC Seminar. Elephants in the Paddy Field: Geopolitical rivalry in Southeast Asia between major powers

Ernesto H. Braam

Rivalry in Southeast Asia between major powers China, the US and Japan has shifted to a higher gear in recent years. The South China Sea conflict and competition for infrastructure projects are...

10
Nov
2016

"Conflict in Myanmar" Book Launch

Nicholas Farrelly, Michael Wesley

Edited by Nick Cheesman and Nicholas Farrelly, Conflict in Myanmar: War, Politics, Religion is the publication from the 2015 Myanmar Update conference held at the Australian National University....

22
Sep
2016

Asia Pacific hypothetical: Confronting a regional crisis

Professor Michael Wesley

The Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs in collaboration with the Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA) Western Australia branch, is hosting an event for youth to engage with...

29
Aug
2016

Australia 360: How is Australia travelling in today's world?

Various Speakers

As the axis of global power spins back towards Asia and the Pacific, is Australia well-placed to react to a rapidly-shifting world? Are we doing all we can to meet the challenges and opportunities...

Eyewitness to early reform in Myanmar
27
Apr
2016

Book launch - eyewitness to early reform in Myanmar

Trevor Wilson

Department of Political and Social Change Visiting Fellow, Trevor Wilson, has released a new book – Eyewitness to early reform in Myanmar.

Published by ANU Press, the book provides an ‘on...

Photo: 2014 Election Day in Indonesia. Supplied by Eduardo Ramirez.
08
Mar
2016

Inducement or entry ticket? Broker networks and vote buying in Indonesia

Edward Aspinall

This paper presents preliminary findings of a study of vote buying in several districts in Java during Indonesia’s 2014 legislative elections. Using a combination of interviews and observational...

03
Mar
2016

Was a Burmese prince responsible for Siam’s 1902 Shan Rebellion?

Professor Andrew Walker

In this seminar I will report on work in progress on the Shan rebellion that broke out in northern Siam in 1902. After giving a brief outline of the rebellion I will discuss the amazing “Myngoon Plot...

Photo: A Rakhine National Party election campaign rally in Yangon, October 25, 2015. (Ye Aung Thu / AFP).
18
Feb
2016

Rakhine Votes in 2015: The roles of ethnicity and Buddhist-nationalism in Rakhine State election results

Than Tun

In the November 8 election, the Arakan (Rakhine) National Party (ANP) bucked the national trend of the NLD’s landslide victory by winning most of the Rakhine State’s seats. ANP won 22 out of 29...

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