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Editorial Safety Nets

#GE15MANIFESTO: After EPF withdrawals, time to safeguard retirement for Malaysians

As General Election looms, we call upon those who will be vying for public office to offer proposals that will ensure a secure financial future for all Malaysians

25 July 2022

Research Public Goods

Mencari Ruang Sewa, Bahagian 1

Kajian Aspirasi dan Keperluan Perumahan

Dasar-dasar dan program-program perumahan Malaysia sudah lama condong kepada penggalakan pemilikan rumah, tetapi bagaimana pula dengan mereka yang memilih untuk menyewa, atas sebab kehendak mahupun keperluan terdesak?

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7 July 2022

Research Public Goods

Room For Rent, Part 2

Where We Advocate 3 Pro-Rent Policy Approaches

Renting, the only viable housing option for many Malaysians, is plagued with a lack of transparency and protection. We take a look at global policy approaches that could make renting better for Malaysians.

14 June 2022

Research Safety Nets

Generasi Berhutang, Bahagian 4

Tinjauan Pandangan Peminjam Pinjaman Pendidikan Tinggi

Kami akhiri siri penyelidikan ini dengan dapatan kaji selidik yang menerangkan kesan pinjaman pendidikan terhadap peminjam dan pandangan mereka tentang pinjaman pendidikan di Malaysia.

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2 June 2022

Thinking about reskilling? Here’s what you need to know

A primer on the Malaysian skills development system.

11 May 2022

Editorial Societal Contracts

Bilakah Penggunaan Hukuman Mati akan Diubah di Malaysia?

Kami bincangkan persoalan reformasi penghukuman yang telah lama tertangguh di negara ini.

26 April 2022

Research Safety Nets

Stories from an Indebted Generation

In our four-part research series, we wrote about the burden borrowers carry from student loan debt. Now, we present, in their own words, the impact of student loans on their lives.

7 April 2022

“Kaki Dadah”: The Need to Reform Public Perception Towards People Who Use Drugs in Malaysia

Despite recent shifts in the government’s attitude towards drug issues, public sentiments remain largely negative. We explore the possible reasons behind this and call for a more constructive messaging approach.

25 March 2022

Research Public Goods

Room For Rent, Part 1

A Study of Housing Aspirations vs. Necessity

Malaysia’s housing policy and programs have historically been inclined towards encouraging home ownership, but is this still wise? What about policies for those who rent, whether out of choice or necessity?

Baca Versi BM
15 March 2022

Research Safety Nets

Generasi Berhutang, Bahagian 3

Daripada Pinjaman Pendidikan kepada Akaun Pembelajaran Sepanjang Hayat

Untuk mengurangkan kebergantungan pada pinjaman pendidikan, kami cadangkan kita beralih kepada kaedah pembiayaan yang berasaskan pembelajaran berterusan.

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4 March 2022

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