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Keyword : Demography

  • Four Principles of Intergenerational Equity for Managing the Reserves

    By: IPS Editor | Dec 04, 2018 | Hits: 208

    During the 2018 Budget debate in Singapore, considerable time was dedicated to discussing the Net Investment Returns Contribution (NIRC) framework. Under the constitution, the NIRC framework allows the government to utilise up to 50 per cent of the expected long-term real returns from investing the reserves. Central to the debate regarding NIRC was whether we…..

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  • With an Informed Electorate, the Voting System Can Cater to Young and Old

    By: admintest admintest | Aug 29, 2016 | Hits: 1254

    As developed countries the world over grapple with their rapidly ageing societies, there is a rising call for a fundamental rethink of the tenets and systems of political representation. The concerns about the political impact of that demographic trend are well-founded. A recent Lord Ashcroft Poll following Britain’s referendum about its place in the European…..

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