Real World Economics : covid vaccination policies

Real World Economics Applied: COVID Vaccination

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In Singapore and in many other countries, there is direct provision of COVID-19 vaccines. This means that the Governments have taken it upon themselves to procure and provide these vaccines to the public. In addition, it was also made free to the public ie fully subsidised by the Government. Obviously, these are policies to promote consumption of the vaccines. But …

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Of Mandates, Blank Cheques, and Diversity

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I usually do not comment on politics. My last post “The Economics of Politics?” was really meant to be more of an Economics post than on politics. But we live in really interesting times…and that has compelled me to provide my few cents worth. (And before you proceed further, are you from Hwa Chong Institution? You are advised to exit …

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Real World Economics : The Economics of Politics

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In teaching economics, I always try to make it alive, through real-life examples that students can relate to. I also try my best to inspire them to see how applicable economics concepts can be towards future business decisions and even life decisions. This is part of the reason why I write such articles to the Straits Times and also share …

Economics Tuition Online

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Hi everyone! It is discomfiting to know that COVID-19 has continued to spread, globally. Do not fear. At least, we have got live economics tuition online classes for you! I have actually conducted economics tuition online many many years ago when I took up assignments from as far as the UK and China. Recently, I had to resurrect this when …

How to Write a Good Economics Essay (IB & JC Economics)

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Many students ask “How to write a good economics essay?” This Guide to Writing an Economics Essay is applicable to both the IB economics as well as the Singapore A Level economics examinations. This guide contains tips for writing economics essays and is also applicable to large-mark case study questions. 5 Steps to Writing a Good Economics Essay Step 1: …