We may be on the cusp of a full-blow trade war that could reconfigure globalisation.
From small towns, through a complex global production network, wool products have become tricky to 'place'.
When it comes to tackling unacceptable forms of work, lessons can be learned from the global South.
Businesses pulling out of the recent Saudi investment conference over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death is just the latest example.
Truth and trust are in short supply in Western democracies. It's imperative our political leaders end the constant bickering and sideshows and restore public confidence in good governance.
Why our understanding of the relationship between ‘place’ and ‘language’ is crucial for social justice.
Barack Obama was asked to give the Mandela Lecture because he represents what the global liberation struggle icon stood for. He struck the right chord.
Appearance of bananas in Sri Lanka 6,000 years ago points to prehistoric food globalisation.
Connecting smugglers, disposable workers, garbage pickers and the poorest of consumers, the flip-flop trail is one of globalisation’s darker stories.
It doesn't just seem like the world is experiencing more viral infections than before – it's a reality. And the way humans live today helps viruses thrive.
Central Asia is at the centre of two new initiatives by China and Russia that run against a longstanding economic vision of the US.
Chinese students make up the largest portion of international students in Australia. To ensure our A$28bn international education sector continues to thrive we need to pay more attention to why.
Travel allows us to see the world – and bring foreign diseases home. Here's why spreading disease is easier than ever.
Nailed to the door of the London School of Economics, the ‘33 Theses’ offer a long overdue challenge to economics dogma. But there are omissions as well.
The minor party vote in Australia is historically high and growing, as trust in the bigger parties slides away.
New global communities of concerned citizens can help protect iconic places such as the Great Barrier Reef. But the scope of these remote communities must extend beyond mere 'slacktivism'.
This research reconciled data and hypotheses from linguistic, archeological and genetic research on the settlement of the Comoros and Madagascar.
To ensure the success of global trade, we need to understand and make allowances for cultural differences in trust.
The movement against globalisation has shifted from developing to developed countries.
Does 21st century corporate logic contain the seeds of its own destruction?