How to manage a pandemic
Coronavirus was a test, and many of the world’s most advanced nations have all too visibly failed. What can we do better?
Author: James Crabtree’s essay, published in MIT Technology Review, is here: https://www.technologyreview.com/2020/04/14/999239/how-to-manage-a-pandemic-covid-asia-vs-west/
James Crabtree is a British author and journalist living in Singapore. He is currently an associate professor of practice at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore, and a senior fellow at the school’s Centre on Asia and Globalisation. James provides analysis on topics relating to Asian geopolitics and development, with a particular focus on South and South East Asia. The Asian Scotland Institute recently conducted a video interview with James on a broad range of issues around COVID19 and its implications on Singapore, Asia and the economy.