Format: Print Length
Publisher: I.B.Tauris; 1 edition (January 17, 2014)
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Michael Barr explores the complicated and covert networks of energy at paintings in a single of the world's so much filthy rich nations – the city-state of Singapore. He argues that the modern networks of energy are a planned venture initiated and controlled via Lee Kuan Yew – former major minister and Singapore’s ‘founding father’ – designed to empower himself and his relatives. Barr identifies the the most important associations of energy - together with the country’s sovereign wealth money, and the government-linked businesses – including 5 serious positive aspects that shape the foremost to knowing the character of the networks. He presents an review of attainable shifts of energy in the elite within the wake of Lee Kuan Yew’s son, Lee Hsien Loong, assuming energy, and considers the opportunity of a extra primary democratic shift in Singapore’s political approach.