Inclusion / Exclusion: Three Scenarios

Women Excluded: When I worked in banking, there were several times where a “team dinner” was followed by a trip to a karaoke bar. Not the usual kind of karaoke bar, but the kind that involved hostesses who were actually sex workers. I went once. As the lone female in the group, I felt very(…)

Reflections on Urban Poverty Forum

The forum, organised by Singapore Poly as part of their Design Thinking Summit, was a mere 3 hours long and tried to cover a lot. This was the institutions first foray in this area. Highlights: Opening speech by Lawrence Lien was fantastic. He has a deep understanding of the psychological toll of poverty and how(…)

US Measles Statistics 1930 – 2011

It was pretty tedious trying to find and compile this. I hope it saves someone the trouble… Measles incidence and mortality. Downloadable data. Sources: CDC Summary of Notifiable Diseases Vital Statistics of the United States Measles mortality in the United States 1971-1975

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