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Ng Kok Hoe & Teo You Yenn: What Is Enough & How Are We To Decide?

Friday 30 Aug, 7.30pm
Straits Clan Attic, Level 4

How much does a Singapore household need for a basic standard of living?

Acclaimed author of 'This Is What Inequality Looks Like' Associate Professor Teo You Yenn and Assistant Professor Ng Kok Hoe present their recent and ongoing research — a study of Minimum Income Standards (MIS) — exploring how ordinary members of society can come to consensus about what basic needs should entail, and the household budgets that would allow people to meet basic needs.