Vincent Chin: Exploring more effective ways to measure a nation's success

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About this talk: What’s the ultimate measure of success? Is it a booming GDP? Or are there other factors that are better gauges of the true wealth of a nation? Vincent Chin analyzes how charting a country’s record in delivering quality of life reveals more about how well it’s really doing.

About this speaker

Vincent Chin heads BCG’s business across South East Asia and until recently led its Retail Banking segment in Asia Pacific and the Economic Development topic globally. A computer scientist by training, Chin’s core area of focus in consulting has been in Strategy Formulation and Corporate Development. He has authored a number of global reports on energy, financial services and economic development, and contributes regularly on economic development issues in national and international forums.

About this event

TED@BCG was an event produced by TED in conjunction with our partner, the Boston Consulting Group. The event gathered together leaders from business, academia, and society who have been at the forefront of change and transformation. The TED@BCG series of events were held in Singapore and San Francisco in October 2013.