- In Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew had remarkable success in creating a prosperous modern state
- His lessons should prove instructive to other leaders in a time of great instability, writes Graham Allison
- Lee passed on his insights on the role of government leadership in development to Allison
Graham Allison is director of Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and co-author of the book Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World. The opinions expressed are solely those of the author.
(CNN)The death of the founding father of Singapore last Monday is an appropriate occasion to reflect on nation building.