The following was first published in Quartz:
Joseph E. Stiglitz may be a brilliant economist, but familiar with Singapore he is not.
This fact could not be more glaring than in his piece in the New York Times urging the United States to emulate the tiny city-state. His description paints Singapore as practically utopian: [...]
The following was a blog post I submitted to Cardiff University’s competition for the Women of the World Festival 2013 held at the Southbank Centre in London. I was selected to join competitors from the university to attend a day of the festival.
Sometimes the phone is in my hand before I’m even fully awake. [...]
It sounds great. It sounds like we’re going on to good things. Who doesn’t want to have sustainable dynamism?
Then you read the paper and realise that it’s really just more of the same. The emphasis on “economic growth” and growing the GDP at all costs. The [...]
Subscribe via Email