Wednesday, 26 March 2014

Group's Lit Review

What do you think affects rich poor gap in Singapore the most?
Education level
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Taxes
Variation of Salary
Education level
Variation of Salary
Education level
Variation of Salary
Taxes
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Variation of Salary
Taxes
Variation of Salary

Based on the above given information from the survey, we can infer that majority number of people thinks that the variation of the salary affects the rich poor gap in Singapore the most while taxes and education level are the same.
Do smarter people earn more in general?
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Based on the above given information from the survey, we can infer that majority number of people thinks that people who are smart will earn more in general in the societies and communities after they graduated

Wednesday, 22 January 2014

Research Title

Based all on the research questions we have gone through, we found that 7."A study of factors that are contributing to the rich-poor gap in Singapore?" is an interesting topic that our group should look into.As we researched deeper into it,we will realised that how many things in life could affect the rich-poor gap,for example, technology and limited jobs that pay high salary.

Tuesday, 14 January 2014

About us

For this year 2014 S2-06 IRS Group G,our group consist of Wong Min Xian/me ,Ramanathan Kumarappan and Ray Ang.Out of the 15 topics in Global Challenges,we have chosen our topic to be:Rich-poor Gap.After choosing this topic,we have came up with a few project titles and will be choosing one of them to work with.Here are all the examples of the project titles we came up with:


1.Are most of the rich-poor gap in every country increasing or decreasing?Why is it decreasing/increasing(depends)?
2.Against 100%,how many people are determined to decreased the rich-poor gap?Why?
3.Is the government of Singapore doing anything to shorten the rich-poor gap?
4.In the rich-poor gap,is it the poor widening the gap or is it the rich widening the gap?
5.Are the poor to be blamed for not being able to shorten the gap or are the rich to be blamed for widening the gap?
6.Will the rich still be rich in the future to follow and maintain the gap distance between the poor or will the poor catch up and shorten the gap distance?
7.A study of factors that are contributing to the rich-poor gap in Singapore?
8. Are most of the poor people bankrupt?
9. What is bankrupt and how does it increase the rich poor gap?