Articles tagged with 'Looking to 2021' | National University of Singapore

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31
March
2021
| 08:11 Asia/Singapore
| By Associate Professor Irene Y.H. Ng |Economists use letters to describe the shape of recovery from recessions, and the current recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is given a new letter: K. This depicts a shape where some industries and individuals...
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10
March
2021
| 15:10 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Teo Yik-Ying | The world greeted the arrival of 2021 with hope and anticipation of a return to pre-COVID normalcy, especially given the announcements that a handful of countries, including Singapore, have started vaccinating their popu...
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22
February
2021
| 09:13 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Freddy Boey |2020 was dominated by COVID-19, with the pandemic pushing healthcare systems to the brink, contracting the global economy, and ending the lives of more than 1.8 million people around the world.For the tech start-up ecosyst...
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11
February
2021
| 08:33 Asia/Singapore
| By Dr Kelvin Seah |“This is the worst year ever to graduate”, a student from my honours class said to me last year. His sentiment was perhaps shared by many in the graduating class of 2020. I could sense the anxiety in them. Never had I received so...
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29
January
2021
| 08:48 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Danny Quah |If 2020 was the year of Coronavirus, then 2021 is that of aftermath. Today Singapore stands delicately poised on recovery, but the great majority of the world elsewhere continues to see COVID19 flare-up. In any pandemic, no...
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11
January
2021
| 10:06 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Tommy Koh |The year 2020 will go down in history as a disastrous year. The COVID-19 pandemic has killed over 1.7 million people and infected over 81 million people. The economic impact of the pandemic has produced the worst global rece...
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