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The Secret of Singapore’s Success

How investments in education have spurred tremendous growth in Singapore.

Lee Kuan Yew’s achievements have been the subject of much global discussion since his recent death. But one aspect of his success has been little mentioned: the investments that he, and his successors, made in education. His strategy, he would often remark, was “to develop Singapore’s only available natural resource, its people.” Today, Singapore routinely […]