Authors: Nicolas Bouvier, Gordon A. Craig, Lionel Gossman
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press
Recognized by historians and politicians as a model for European unity, Switzerland is nonetheless a difficult country to understand as a whole. Whereas individual Swiss cities have strong identities in the international political, cultural, and economic arenas, the country itself seems to be less than the sum of its parts.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-22 - Publisher: World Scientific
The cases of Singapore and Switzerland present a fascinating puzzle: how have two small states achieved similar levels of success through divergent pathways? Are both approaches equally sustainable, and what lessons do they hold for each other? While Singapore is the archetypal developmental state, whose success can be attributed to