A LOWY INSTITUTE TIMELINE
Donald Trump was elected as US President on a promise to ‘Make America Great Again’. How much of his agenda has he achieved thus far? What is the impact of his presidency on global affairs? What will the Trump Administration mean for global trade and environmental policy, for relations with China and the other great powers, for Southeast Asia and for the US-Australia alliance?
These are the kinds of questions the Lowy Institute's scholars have wrestled with since Trump was inaugurated on 20 January. On this page, we present an attractive, easy-to-use timeline so you can keep track of the Lowy Institute's coverage of Trump’s presidency. This page will updated regularly with links to opinion pieces, Interpreter articles, podcasts and our long-form research. For deep background on the policy implications of the Trump presidency, we also recommend this October 2016 Analysis paper by Thomas Wright, one of Washington's most incisive foreign-policy analysts: The 2016 Presidential Campaign and the Crisis of US Foreign Policy.