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.

Coronavirus: The great disruption Could it be time to swop fast car for slower, sturdier one?

Coronavirus: The great disruption Could it be time to swop fast car for slower, sturdier one?

Speaker: Professor Danny Quah 23 Apr 2020

Professor Danny Quah, Li Ka Shing Professor in Economics and Dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS, discussed whether the COVID-19 pandemic could spur a focus on the really big trade-offs in economic life.

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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