Chapter 3 What ware the challenges deciding what is good for society?…
What ware the challenges deciding what is good for society?
Different needs and Interests
Differennt groups of people different needs
Income tax - how to tax different category of people?
Healthcare - how to provide for different age group
Law - what does woman and man need to protect their interest?
Education - how do we educate out different races and language to adopt in a multi racial society like SG
Priorities of citizen at different stage of their lives
Citiizen first then foreigners? But we need foreign investor
To build now or later? Eg. Water resources? Roads? MRT?
How to split costs fairly?
Citizen vs Foreigner? Like school fees, citizen pay less
Income Tax to sustain the welfare system. Who to tax more?
Who gets subsidy?
Transport cost COE system is it fair?
Healthcare cost for different group of people?
LAND eg. foreigner cannot buy Landed property in SG. Only Singaporean can
What to build? More roads or reservoir or more schools?
Where do we get sufficient water &power
Where can we get more monetary resources.. thru foreign investment or we invest overseas to get better return
Where to get sufficient work force? Import labor?