From little businesses big economies grow

As Australia and its developed counterparts seem to be slowing, Malaysia's economy is streaking ahead, largely as a result of its intense policy-driven focus on small business.

As the older, developed economies of Europe and North America are seemingly caught in a steady decline spiral, the global economy is being saved by the Asian economies. But is Asian growth the result of some mysterious, happy sequence of events or something else?

In the case of Malaysia and small business development at least, there’s evidence that growth outcomes are the result of sound, and consistent;y good policy heavily lead from the political top. Malaysia is a case study in positive policy.


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