In tandem with recent discussions on tax, our researcher Sze Fung was invited onto BFM to discuss the importance of progressive taxation and whether taxing the rich stifles innovation
There have been quite a bit of news lately surrounding EPF. Last week, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said the Cabinet would discuss a proposal to raise employers' contribution to 20% on their respective employees’ EPF accounts. A couple of days ago, the PM called for the EPF to aim for the retirement fund to shift its investment portfolio to comprise 70% of domestic investments by year-end. Our researcher Ng Sze Fung unpacks this with BFM.
The execution of BN's proposed Assistive Basic Income (ABI) is the most pressing facet of its manifesto should it come into play after GE15. As our unity government steps forward, Researcher Jaideep Singh addresses this and provides his insight over on The Edge.
Kenyataan Media tentang Belanjawan 2023 oleh Jaideep Singh, Research for Social Advancement (REFSA) pada 14 Oktober 2022.
Media Statement on Budget 2023 by Jaideep Singh, Research for Social Advancement (REFSA) on 14 October 2022.
Kenyataan Media tentang Belanjawan 2023 oleh Jaideep Singh dan Frederik Paulus, Research for Social Advancement (REFSA) pada 5 Oktober 2022.
Media Statement on Budget 2023 by Jaideep Singh and Frederik Paulus, Research for Social Advancement (REFSA) on 5 October 2022.
Today, GDP plays an important part as an economic indicator in our society, central to policymaking and national planning. But what does GDP really mean, and in what ways is it flawed as a metric of development? Read on for a condensed breakdown of our researcher Jaideep Singh's latest work, "REFSA NOTES #8/2022: Deconstructing Economic Indicators: GDP".