Private Firefighters: Better Service at a Lower Cost

Private Firefighters: Better Service at a Lower Cost

As an entrepreneur focused on international development, I’m always intrigued by examples of private firms which provide public services at a lower cost and higher quality than traditional governmental alternatives. It is governance, after all, which most powerfully...
Land Reform in Venezuela

Land Reform in Venezuela

When going through some old papers of mine from college, I recently discovered a paper I wrote regarding land reform in Venezuela. Although my thinking has evolved significantly since that time, this paper shows just how long I’ve been working on the issues of...
Temasek and the Singapore Model

Temasek and the Singapore Model

Temasek Holdings, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, has nearly $300 billion in equity holdings, placing them confidently as one of the most substantial sovereign wealth funds in existence. They were founded in 1974, originally formed as an outlet for the...