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Thursday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

10 March 2011 15:44

  • Prime Minister Gillard's speech to Congress: transcript here, video here.
  • Libyan air defences would be a push-over, say retired US Air Force Generals.
  • The information revolution has not appreciably lifted economic growth or productivity, but that just means our economic measures need adjusting.
  • International Crisis Group on Burma's post-election landscape: 'it would be a mistake to conclude that nothing has changed'. (Thanks Andrew.)
  • For our Indian readers, the Takshashila Institution has launched a fellowship¬†for those who 'raise the quality of the discourse on international relations using the internet and new media.'
  • Via AidWatch, a neat little animation showing where America's aid dollars have gone since 1985: