Singapore the Improbable Part IV
Overdoing It, with Chinese Characteristics

Singapore’s elite-driven, technocratic, and thoroughly paternalistic democracy has complex roots. Understanding the challenges it faces can help us better understand how the best-meaning leaders can run into trouble.

Published on: January 24, 2020
Adam Garfinkle is founding editor of TAI. He is spending the year as a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
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