Economic Society of Singapore

Achieving Inclusive Growth

Economic Society of Singapore (ESS) Annual Gala Dinner 2010
“Achieving Inclusive Growth”

Guest-of-Honour: Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Minister for Finance, Singapore

This year’s ESS Annual Gala Dinner was held at Grand Hyatt Singapore on 30th July 2010 bringing together more than 500 members of the economics profession from academia, private and public sectors. ESS has the privilege to have Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam as Guest-of-Honour.

“Singapore has weathered the global downturn and its economy is on track to grow strongly in 2010. However, a key long term challenge is to ensure that the benefits of economic growth are shared by all Singaporeans”. At the Dinner, Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam discussed efforts to address the challenges of inclusive growth.

Please click here to download Opening Remarks by Professor Euston Quah
President, Economic Society of Singapore (ESS),
Please click here to download Citation by Professor Euston Quah
President, Economic Society of Singapore (ESS)
Please click here for the results of the ESS Essay Competition 2009/2010
Please click here for Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam’s Speech
Minister for Finance, Singapore

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