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Hong Kong-based think tank chief Chandran Nair set out to challenge the idea that education is about going to an Ivy League school or getting an MBA by focusing on little-known teachers helping communities everywhere.
South China Morning Post
The world’s financial system compels nations and especially those in Asia with the highest savings to build huge dollar-reserve holdings. Much of this is because countries such as China and Japan still dangerously rely on the American consumer for their export-led economies.
Moderate prosperity is a level that allows everyone to overcome the drudgery of life. That is the basic obligation of the state—to provide water, sanitation, housing, energy and nutrition. But the idea that everyone can be rich or middle class and have a swimming pool and a car is a lie.
The Wall Street Journal
“Contract farming in Cambodia could be done carefully through a pilot project, starting with smaller farmers,” Chandran Nair said. “But it requires that farmers trust the contract farming model that we have been developing and researching.”
Phnom Penh Post