FOR MORE THAN TWO DECADES, Australiaâ€™s leaders have expressed the expectation, or perhaps the hope, that the countryâ€™s mutually beneficial trading relationship with the Peopleâ€™s Republic of China (PRC) would flourish regardless of occasional political disagreements between Canberra and Beijing. Despite different political systems, divergent values, and Australiaâ€™s steadfast commitment to the US alliance, many inside the Australian government insisted that â€˜cold politicsâ€™ would not extinguish â€˜hot economicsâ€™.
|Title of host publication||China Story Yearbook 2020: Crisis|
|Editors||J Golley, L Jaivin & S Strange|
|Place of Publication||Canberra|
|Publisher||Australian National University Press|
|Publication status||Published - 2021|