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World Thinkers 2014: Kishore Mahubani

Academic and diplomat, Singapore

By Prospect Team  

Kishore Mahubani is now a professor of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore. He previously served in the Singapore diplomatic service. In his most recent book, The Great Convergence: Asia, the West, and the Logic of One World, Mahubani argues that the rest of the world is catching up with the west, bringing along with it the emergence of a global middle class. He says that the main aim of his work is to “awaken the world to the…

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