Biography of the Author Linda Lim

Linda Lim

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. NUS graduation 2

    Commentary: Time for Singapore universities to switch gears

    Pursuing global rankings can have perverse effects, to the detriment of universities’ multifaceted mission, say two education experts.
  2. university graduation

    Commentary: Arts and humanities can set you up for life in post-coronavirus world

    The arts and humanities should gain traction in the age of tech and coronavirus, say Linda Lim, Gunalan Nadarajan and Jessie Yang.
  3. Family Singapore

    Commentary: Can education fix inequality in Singapore? If not, what can?

    As a mature, high-income and slow-growing economy, Singapore cannot expect rapid growth to mask the economic effects and social challenges of ...
  4. File photo of students taking their seats for the diploma ceremony at Harvard University in Cambrid

    Commentary: The relentless pursuit of university rankings is creating a two-track system

    University rankings don’t seem to benefit graduates and can have adverse implications for academic staff, argue Singapore Management University’s ...
  5. Martin Seah works at the cashier at a McDonald's restaurant outlet in Singapore

    Commentary: Singapore’s poorest earners will benefit from expansion of Progressive Wage Model but some conditions must be met

    These include a reduction in low-wage foreign labour, a continuation of wage subsidies and expanded social protections, say Linda Lim and Irene YH Ng.