Home Affordability and Social Mobility

The home affordability issue, which is widely discussed in the Malaysian policy debate, is ...

2019-06-27T12:06:42+00:00 27th June 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Home Affordability and Social Mobility

Tragic death is a call for action on mental health

Mental health problems are a global burden affecting all aspects of a person’s health, ...

2019-06-14T15:18:49+00:00 30th May 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Tragic death is a call for action on mental health

Striking the right balance in new e-hailing regulations

Lee, whose full name will be kept confidential, is a highly skilled professional and ...

2019-06-14T15:20:19+00:00 28th April 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Striking the right balance in new e-hailing regulations

Market process and real time

Noble laureate Edmund S Phelps' article, "The three revolutions economics needs" was featured in ...

2019-03-25T10:28:30+00:00 25th March 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Market process and real time

IDEAS raises concerns over potential government-led market distortions in the housing market

Kuala Lumpur, 11 January 2019 – IDEAS has responded to the National Affordable Housing Council (MPMMN) ...

2019-01-11T14:19:16+00:00 11th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS raises concerns over potential government-led market distortions in the housing market

New digital tax will increase costs, prices: Ideas

PETALING JAYA, 19 SEPT 2018- A new direct digital tax in Malaysia would increase the ...

2018-09-20T10:11:17+00:00 20th September 2018|News|Comments Off on New digital tax will increase costs, prices: Ideas

Worries of growing property bubble, says IDEAS

KUALA LUMPUR, 18 SEPT 2018- The growing property bubble is reaching a point of correction ...

2018-09-19T09:26:36+00:00 19th September 2018|News|Comments Off on Worries of growing property bubble, says IDEAS

IDEAS Fellow: The property bubble is about to burst. What’s next?

Kuala Lumpur, 24 July 2018 – Over the past decade the Malaysian property market has ...

2018-07-24T10:36:54+00:00 24th July 2018|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS Fellow: The property bubble is about to burst. What’s next?

Government intervention root cause of affordable housing shortage

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 — A local think-tank today blamed the shortage of affordable homes ...

2018-03-28T12:12:13+00:00 26th February 2018|News|Comments Off on Government intervention root cause of affordable housing shortage

IDEAS senior fellow says government intervention is the cause of limited supply of affordable houses

Kuala Lumpur, 26 February 2018 – The lack of supply of affordable houses has often ...

2018-02-26T08:43:29+00:00 26th February 2018|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS senior fellow says government intervention is the cause of limited supply of affordable houses