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MAY

20

An Insights into Sino-US Trade War under COVID-19

ECON Head/SOSC Chair/PPOL Professor Prof. Albert PARK’s insights were quoted in an article about the Sino-US trade war, saying the relationship between China and the US will almost certainly deteriorate regardless of who wins the US presidential election later this year. He added that given the current economic crisis brought by COVID-19, the US may choose to de-escalate the trade war for short-term economic considerations, though the US is likely to continually blame China due to political reasons.

MAY

05

The Online Citizen

Beyond the pandemic: what we have learned, and have still to learn – A roundtable of Singaporean social scientists

IPP Senior Lecturer Prof. Donald LOW was among the speakers of a webinar hosted by Academia.SG on the "COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath". He said the crisis has highlighted that we live in an increasingly globalized economy and society, however, we have not yet developed global shared norms or cooperative institutions to ensure sustainable use of our the world's resources.

APR

28

灼見評論

新加坡應從疫情危機中汲取什麼教訓?

與新加坡政府被稱為「黃金標準」的舉措相比,香港科技大學公共政策學部高級講師 劉浩典教授認為香港政府的應對措施顯得蒼白無力。即使是香港人自己也不相信他們的政府,尤其是在2019年持續多月的遊行抗議後更是如此。但歪打正着的是,這種對當局的不信任似乎促使香港民眾採取了各種積極應對Covid-19病毒的手段。