An invisible yet pressing social issue that needs to be discussed more in Singapore. If left unaddressed, inequality could lead to several social problems, such as the eroding of social cohesion amongst Singaporeans, and the formation of glass ceilings for the underprivileged and minority groups.
This article goes into detail on how inequality in Singapore is particularly affected by geography and distinguishes these types of inequality into two categories: disparity across neighborhoods and disparity within neighborhoods.
What do you think the government and policymakers can do to narrow the widening inequality gap in Singapore? What are the consequences if inequality in Singapore is not addressed in the long term?