Government and Business

7 mins

Can Imran Khan Really End Corruption in Pakistan?

27 May 2019
As Pakistan fights to curtail corruption, the government can look toward China and India for anti-corruption policies.
5 mins

The Weekly Global Roundup: Brexit Turmoil; Grounded Boeing 737 Max 8s; New Zealand Tragedy (March 11 to 16, 2019)

18 Mar 2019
A series of parliamentary votes in the United Kingdom (UK) has added to the Brexit turmoil; the Boeing 737 Max 8 has been grounded after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after take-off; and mosque shootings in New Zealand left at least 49 people dead.
3 mins

How can we avoid the 'Tragedy of the Commons'?

05 Dec 2018
Economist Professor Elinor Ostrom believed the ‘Tragedy of the Commons’ could be avoided. But collective action is still a problem especially when it comes to governing global public goods.
> 10 mins

The Cost Disease and its Implications for an Ageing Society

02 Aug 2018
Policymakers should be more circumspect about some of their long-held assumption in healthcare such as their belief that healthcare is always a form of consumption spending to be minimised;