Success comes from openness, not erecting barriers
Africa should follow the example of Asia, which benefited enormously from outside influences
In our recently published book we write that the lesson from East Asia’s development is that “an open nation is bigger than the sum of its parts”.
Now, less than a month after the book’s release, we find ourselves in a world where borders are closing, isolationism is making a comeback and governments are trying to limit international trade. Our globalised world, as we know it, is closing in on itself. ..