Commentary: How Singapore can thrive in a world past peak trade, with more regional blocs

In a commentary, SMU Assistant Professor of Economics Yuan Mei discussed how growing regionalisation may provide the spark to keep globalisation…

The major factor behind Asia's more effective handling of diseases

In a joint commentary, SMU Associate Professor of Psychology Norman Li and PhD in Psychology student Lynn Tan argued that a major factor underlying…

How to make critical decisions amid Covid-19 pressures

In an invited commentary, SMU Behavioural Sciences Institute Director Professor David Chan discussed the psychology of decision-making and how people…

CFOs play crucial role in surviving Covid-19 crisis

In a commentary, SMU Dean of Postgraduate Professional Programmes and Associate Professor of Accounting (Practice) Themin Suwardy discussed the…

How to address 3 distress factors for Singapore’s migrant workers

Research published by the Lien Centre for Social Innovation in 2015, years before Covid-19 had a name, found that 62 per cent of 344 South Asian low…

Singapore has shone in more ways than one in fight against Covid-19

In a commentary, SMU Professor of Communication Management Ong Siow Heng noted that a common criticism by many a pundit is that the Covid-19…

Exorcising the ghost in the Wills Act

In a commentary, SMU Professor of Law Tang Hang Wu explained the importance of wills and discussed the need to change the law to allow wills to be…

Commentary: The wonder of clear skies and returning wildlife is our new climate problem

In a commentary, SMU Associate Professor of Science, Technology, and Society Winston Chow discussed how the Covid-19 pandemic presents an opportunity…

Sunset clause for contact tracing apps could build trust and aid wider adoption

In a commentary, SMU’s Centre for AI and Data Governance Research Associates Benjamin Tham and Loke Jia Yuan discussed how limiting the use of the…

Commentary: This circuit breaker is making us yearn for human interaction more

In a commentary, SMU Dean of Students and Professor of Sociology (Practice) Paulin Straughan discussed the changes after the Covid-19 pandemic comes…