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Thursday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


28 May 2009 12:09

  • The most influential books on Southeast Asia. (H/t Bangkok Pundit.)
  • What if North Korea was the only nuclear-armed country in the world? A disaster, right? Well, maybe not. Also on North Korea, an American PhD student has built a huge Google Earth database on the country; 'democratised intelligence', he calls it.
  • Laurence Chandy, who has written for The Interpreter on the GFC and the developing world, has now done a global survey of the economic crisis.
  • More than you needed to know about the local names given to foreign ambassadors in China.
  • TIME analyses China's massive economic stimulus spending on infrastructure.
  • Get set for growth: looks at the economic implications of the Indian election.