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Income Inequality in Singapore

Impact of Economic Growth and Structural Change, 1966-1975

by Rao Bhanoji

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Singapore University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Business / Economics / Finance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9703275M
    ISBN 109971690187
    ISBN 109789971690182

    Sources: Overall inequality: Series 1 household income from work per household member (based on modified OECD scale) including employer Central Provident Fund -CPF- contributions and after accounting for government transfers and taxes, from Statistics Singapore, Household Income, Table Series 2 per capita monthly income from work for all households from Krongkaew and Ragayah . Causes and Consequences of Income Inequality: A Global Perspective Prepared by Era Dabla-Norris, Kalpana Kochhar, Frantisek Ricka, Nujin Suphaphiphat, and Evridiki Tsounta (with contributions from Preya Sharma and Veronique Salins)1 Authorized for distribution by Siddharh Tiwari June JEL Classification Numbers: D63, D31, , H23,Cited by:

    Ms Chua Mui Hoong has compiled her articles on income inequality and class divide into the book, Singapore Disrupted. And she wants to see this not only preserved but entrenched and enhanced.   ‘The worsening income inequality is an increasing concern throughout the world, and in particular, in the fast growing nations of Singapore, China and India. This is a timely book that provides an analytical diagnosis of the many issues pertaining to income inequality and economic : Pundarik Mukhopadhaya.

    This book made a coherent study of these extremely important issues to examine the trend and pattern of income inequality in Singapore The book delves further into the trend and pattern of income inequality in Singapore and their implications for the future.   Government data from shows that the Gini coefficient - a measure of income inequality - fell last year and households across the board enjoyed real increases in Author: LYDIA LIM.


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This is What Inequality Looks Like deserves all the acclaim and bestselling status that it gets. The subject Brand: Localbooks Co Pte Ltd. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Income inequality: a general discussion --Income inequality trends in Singapore --Educational development and income inequality --Income differences: the gender dimension --Inequality, older women and necessity for social security --Trend in equity and efficiency trade-off in.

This book documents and explains the rapid economic growth of the three key Asian book also looks at what has happened to income inequality in the context of superior growth performance. It makes comparative assessments and examines the Author: Pundarik Mukhopadhaya.

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In her book, she explains how by Primary 3, many children from low-income families are tracked and banded into lower-performing classes. They become “well aware of where they stand vis-à. Income inequality is the unequal distribution of household or individual income across the various participants in an economy.

Income inequality is often presented as the percentage of. Income redistribution may be one method that has the potential to create an enhanced level of equality. Income distribution is an economic term referring to the distribution of income within a nation's population.

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Income inequality among individuals is measured here by five indicators. However, in his report Singapore's Rising Income Inequality and a Strategy to Address It, IPS Economics and Business research fellow Dr Tan Meng Wah argues that incremental wage adjustments in non-tradeable services sectors, coupled with other measures such as reducing the nation’s dependence on foreign workers, can reduce income.