突尼斯催化剂

达沃斯——

全世界都在为突尼斯民主革命欢呼雀跃。这一事件已经在北非——特别是埃及——引发了一连串后续事件,最后如何收场还不得而知。全世界的目光现在都集中在这个只有1000万人口的小国,学习最新经验,观察推翻了腐败独裁者的年轻人能否建立一个稳定有效的民主国家。

先说经验。首先,政府只给出给力的经济增长率是不够的。突尼斯在过去20年的年均经济增长率高达5%,通常被称为是出类拔萃的经济体,在北非更是鹤立鸡群。

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