Unequal outcomes not entirely due to ability and effort, says Tharman

unequal inequality

To tackle inequality, we must address both unequal opportunities and unequal outcomes, SM Tharman Shanmugaratnam said in an op-ed he wrote for the Straits Times. Unequal opportunities early in life have a way of ingraining the advantages and disadvantages that last through life, he said. There is also a need to temper with unequal outcomes […]