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Some Malaysian inequality measures more equal than others

Author: Hwok-Aun Lee, University of Malaya Is inequality in Malaysia going up or down? Answers differ. Official statistics unambiguously show household income inequality going down in the past decade, but almost everyone seems to think…

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Political preference crowding out enterprise in Malaysia

Author: Hwok-Aun Lee, University of Malaya Malaysia’s government-linked companies (GLCs) are, relatively speaking, among the most extensive and powerful in the world in terms of capitalisation, market presence and socio-political mandate. GLCs reportedly comprise 36…

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