Author Kang Heong
Why Does Ikea Sell Meatballs and Chicken Wings (For Cheap)?
May 26, 2017
We explore the (economic) reasons why Ikea, a furniture store, sells meatballs. Both objectives are related in the most brilliant way.
There’s a Good Economic Reason Why Formula Milk Powder Prices Are Soaring
May 23, 2017
There are perfectly logical reasons why formula milk powders are so expensive.
Ticket Scalpers: How a Broken System Makes Losers of Artists and Fans
May 18, 2017
Are ticket scalpers for Ed Sheeran concert really that bad? Or are they actually providing a valuable solution from an economic standpoint.
Here’s Why Going To A Jackpot Room Is Worse Than Visting The Casino
May 11, 2017
We cannot ignore the harm created by neighbourhood jackpot operators.
What Are the Best Jobs for Singapore Undergraduates?
May 04, 2017
We look into some of the most popular jobs in Singapore for undergraduates and analyse the pros and cons for each of them.
What To Do If Your Credit, Debit or ATM Card Is Lost In Singapore?
Apr 24, 2017
Here's a step-by-step guide on what you need to be doing if you ever lost your wallet or any important cards.
Do Flight Comparison Sites Really Give You the Best Deals?
Apr 18, 2017
We break down the various ways in which flight comparison sites sometimes show you less than ideal deals being masked as the "best deals"
Why Tipping in Singapore Makes No Sense
Dec 19, 2015
Here is why tipping does not make sense and have negative outcomes for waiters and customers alike. The winners? Restaurant owners.
The Cost of Raising a Child in Singapore – Explained for the Average Singaporean
Nov 21, 2015
We breakdown the various costs of raising a child in Singapore.
Why You Shouldn’t Bother Yourself With Get Rick Quick Courses
Nov 09, 2015
The Internet is full of empty promises of get rick quick schemes. Don't become a victim today.