Thought Leadership

Some of the world’s leaders, and leading thinkers from NUS and overseas, regularly gather and add to the rich diversity of thoughts and ideas on our campuses, in Singapore and across the globe.
Here’s what they had to share.

Commentary: The COVID-19 Pandemic

Commentary: The COVID-19 Pandemic

Commentator: Bert Hofman 1 Apr 2020

Bert Hofman, Director of East Asian Institute at the National University Singapore, shared his perspectives on how COVID-19 pandemic is increasingly a risk for free trade that could bring long-term damage to the world economy.

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After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

Speakers: Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Mr John Micklewait, and Ms Rana Foroohar, 22 Jul 2020