The following discussion is motivated by an interest in the disparities of democracy and development in Asia. Personal experience and academic research in the circumstances of the Philippines and Singapore have highlighted the critical influence of political culture in the success of a nation.
"Reflections on democracy and development in Southeast Asia: Why do the Philippines and Singapore differ?,"
Culture Mandala: The Bulletin of the Centre for East-West Cultural and Economic Studies:
2, Article 1.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/cm/vol6/iss2/1