BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  Education and the Poor

Education and the Poor

Tamanna Patel , Senior Researcher, Education Unit, IDEAS | Sri Murniati, Manager, Political Economy and Governance Unit, IDEAS

08-Oct-15 15:00

Education and the Poor

Much has been said about what can be done to uplift the bottom 40 percent of households in Malaysia. While a lot of emphasis were placed on social and economic policies, the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs decided to focus on education and conducted a national survey to discover what the poorest Malaysians seek for their children’s education. The paper’s authors Tamanna Patel and Sri Murniati joins me in the studio to discuss their findings.


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories: 

Tags:  schoolingschooleducationpoorlearningunderprivilegedunder privileged childrenunderprivileged children


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Earth Matters (REPEAT): Macaranga Wrap-up - September 2022; Law Yao Hua &...

Today’s Shows



9:00 AM

Inside Story (REPEAT)

Charging Up Electric Vehicles In Malaysia; Mohd Junaizee Mohd Noor, Project Director (PMO EV), Tenaga Nasional Berhad | Dato’ Thiruchandran Thiruchelvam, Treasurer, ZEVA

10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Epi462 - Hits From The 60s to 80s

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

Doping At The Malaysia Games; Datuk Dr Ramlan Abdul Aziz , Founding CEO, National Sports Institute

1:00 PM

Ringgit & Sense (REPEAT)

The Hows And Whys Of Being A Licensed Financial Planner; Rafiq Hidayat, Managing Director, Wealth Vantage Advisory | Rozanna Rashid, Director, Alpine Advisory

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

Legal Property Clinic - Mortgage And Flood Insurance; Khairul Anuar Shaharudin, Property Lawyer

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

Not 'Extra-Audi-Nary'; Daniel Fernandez, Managing Editor, dsf.my

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

Book Club Sept 2022 - Detransition, Baby; Parveen Kaur Harnam, Lawyer

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Ketuanan Pengundi #1 - Don’t Suppress Our Votes!; Thomas Fann, Chairperson, Bersih

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

The Baram Heritage Survey; Jettie Word, Director, The Borneo Project

6:30 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Macaranga Wrap-up - September 2022; Law Yao Hua & Wong Siew Lyn, Co-Founders, Macaranga

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

EP39 - Coolio

8:00 PM

Track By Track (REPEAT)

EP39 - Coolio's Gangsta Paradise

9:00 PM

The Selector