• Fighting cyber-crime and state espionage

    Ben Stevens     |      January 5, 2023

    State-sponsored and cyber-enabled theft of intellectual property is on the rise as countries employ all means at their disposal to gain advantages in a global environment increasingly shaped by strategic rivalry and political mistrust.

  • Running on empty

    Ben Stevens     |      October 12, 2022

    Many of Australia’s supply chains continue to be tested in the wake of the pandemic and our precarious liquid fuel arrangements offer a case in point.

  • The global costs of Putin’s war

    Ben Stevens     |      June 11, 2022

    Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has devastated the global economy as well as millions of lives, but also underlines the false economy of under-investing in defence when menaced by murdering tyrants like Russia’s brutal dictator.