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Wissensbasierte Entwicklung in Singapur und Malaysia
[Knowledge-based development in Singapore and Malaysia]

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  • Menkhoff, Thomas
  • Gerke, Solvay
  • Evers, Hans-Dieter
  • Chay, Yue Wah

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This paper addresses the question how knowledge is used to benefit the economic development of Singapore and Malaysia. Both countries have followed strict science policies to establish knowledge governance regimes for a knowledge-based economy. On the basis of empirical studies in both countries we show, how ethnic and religious diversity impact on the ability to develop an epistemic culture of knowledge sharing and ultimately an innovative knowledge-based economy.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 13797.

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Date of creation: 05 Mar 2009
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Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:13797

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Keywords: knowledge management; knowledge governance; development; ethnic diversity; Southeast Asia; Singapore; Malaysia;

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  1. Chow, Chee W. & Harrison, Graeme L. & McKinnon, Jill L. & Wu, Anne, 1999. "Cultural influences on informal information sharing in Chinese and Anglo-American organizations: an exploratory study," Accounting, Organizations and Society, Elsevier, vol. 24(7), pages 561-582, October.
  2. Evers, Hans-Dieter, 2008. "Knowledge hubs and knowledge clusters: Designing a knowledge architecture for development," MPRA Paper 8778, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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