Eve Yeo is based in the University of Liverpool in Singapore campus.


Her area of study includes welfare governance, subjectivities and the cultural political economy.

Thesis title

'The Cultural Political Economy of Welfare in Singapore'.

Dates of study

7 January 2018 - 7 July 2022.


Dr Roy Coleman, Dr Andrew Kirton and Dr Joe Greener

Research summary

Her thesis focuses on the Singaporean welfare state and discusses welfare as a regulatory tool for disciplining subjectivities.

Recently published papers

Greener, J. and Yeo, E. (2022) 'Reproduction, discipline, inequality: Critiquing East- Asian developmentalism through a strategic-relational examination of Singapore’s Central Provident Fund', Global Social Policy.