The course is a study of Singapore economic policies - their rationale, their design and what they have achieved. Topics include economic development, economic stabilisation, monetary and fiscal policies, privatisation and liberalisation, manpower and labour market, social security and regionalism, etc.
Jiahong, Hung Mingchou, Iek Wanying Teresa and Chew Soon Beng (2017), “ Factors
affecting export competitiveness of Singapore’s Manufacturing Sector: A
Regression Analysis”, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies.
Thomsasz, Jeremy Chua, Melissa Lim and Chew Soon Beng (2017) ,” How
globalization affects Singapore’s Unit labour cost in the manufacturing sector,
International Journal of globalization and Business . Forthcoming.
3. Chew Soon Beng and
Tang Yang (2016), “Cost-Benefit Analysis of Union Membership without Collective
Bargaining Benefits”, Singapore Economic Review, June, Issue, No. 03, 2016.
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Jeffrey, Chia Hui-Ching, Soh Huang-Chi and Chew Soon-Beng (2016), “Determinants
of Corporate Social Responsibility of A Social Enterprise: An Empirical
Analysis”, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, Volume
19 Number 3 (September 2016 issue).
Chew Soon Beng
(2014), “China's Union Strategy at the Crossroads,” China Economic Policy
Review Vol. 3, No. 1, 1550005 (16 pages)
6. Chew Soon Beng
(2014), “Influence of Trade Unions on Economic Strategy: The case of
Singapore”, Singapore Economic Review, Vol 59, No.4, 1450035 (13 pages)
7. Yao Shuntian and
Chew Soon Beng (2014),”A Mathematical Model of a Macro-Focused Labour Union”,
Singapore Economic Review, Vol 59, No 4, 1450035 (10 pages)
8. Chua Sin-Chet, Lim
Yun-Wen, Ter Teng-Teng
and Chew Soon
Beng (2014), “Efficiency Wage Theory: Evidence for Singapore
Manufacturing Sector”, Singapore Economic Review, 2014, vol 59, no 3, 145002
Soon Beng (2017), Labour Economics and Public Policy: Managing Labour
Markets for Competitiveness by World Scientific Publishing Company