26 May 2011
India-Australia: Moving Beyond the Periphery
India and Australia have traditionally been at the periphery of each other’s foreign policy. However, with the recent high level ministerial meetings, clearly the two countries are now trying to engage each other with reinforced vigor. The recent agreement to begin formal negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) has given much needed impetus for stronger bilateral relations. This paper discusses India-Australia relations against the backdrop of the proposed CECA.
© 2011 Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)