Daily Archives: 2012-04-10

There must be a public-private divide

~ By Ghui ~ I read about the Net Economic Value (NEV) framework getting scrapped with great interest ('Framework to get civil servants to watch financials dropped', TODAY, 06 Apr 2012). I never really understood its practical relevance when it was first bandied about a decade ago. While it sounded good on paper, it was a concept that did not …

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Disassembling GRC system benefits PAP (Part 2 of 3)

~ By Shiwen Yap ~ In Part 1 of this series published yesterday, I argued on the deficit of the GRC System and how the model weakens the voting power of constituents, weakens the relationship between the voter and their MP, entrenches and encourages and emphasises communalism in the form of ethnic allegiance. In Part 2, I contend that the …

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