SMU School of EconomicsA city’s inherent interconnectedness means that people, businesses, buildings and transport networks can have far-reaching, sometimes unexpected impacts on one another, said experts at the 2017 SMU Conference on Urban and Regional Economics.
SMU Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing (CREA)As more elderly Singaporeans face the prospect of working well into their sixties, the gig economy may become an important avenue of employment.
SMU Associate Professor Hsu Wen-TaiAlthough both formats have their merits, cul-de-sac-dominated Singapore could benefit from more grid roads like those in New York City, says SMU Associate Professor Hsu Wen-Tai.
SMU Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing (CREA)Singaporean seniors would be better prepared for retirement if they could monetise their homes, according to data from the Singapore Life Panel®.
SMU Associate Professor Tomoki FujiiBy analysing the impact of anti-poverty policies at fine-grained level, Associate Professor Tomoki Fujii of the SMU School of Economics is uncovering better ways of reaching development goals.
CREA's Roundtable Discussion on Financial Literacy & Retirement PreparednessFinancial knowledge and retirement preparedness go hand in hand, and it’s never too early to start teaching it.
CREA's Health Roundtable DiscussionWhat can be done to help older Singaporeans live better? SMU's Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing (CREA) aims to find out.
Researchers at the SMU Centre for Research on the Economics of AgeingAre Singaporeans financially prepared for retirement and ageing? Researchers at the SMU Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing are finding out.
SMU Professor Jin SainanSMU Professor Jin Sainan creates econometric models that account for an economy’s real-life complexity without sacrificing the integrity of the story told.
SMU Assistant Professor Kim SeonghoonAssistant Professor Kim Seonghoon looks at early-life health shocks and their impact on the economy at large by taking a leaf out of history books.