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Scrutinizing Singapore

Rodan, G. (2007) Scrutinizing Singapore. The Wall Street Journal, 21 June . p. 13.

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Singapore's state-owned investment companies -- Temasek and the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) -- have long been information black holes for outsiders. But that hasn't stopped many governments, including those in China and Malaysia, from copying the Singaporean model. A these funds expand in size and scope, they may want to pay close attention to a lesson that Singapore is learning: You can't export opacity even if you can maintain it at home.

Item Type: Non-refereed Article
Murdoch Affiliation: Asia Research Centre
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