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Digital Issue 3, Sep 2018

ETHOS Digital Edition Issue 3

In this third issue of ETHOS Digital Edition, we feature views from Aaron Maniam, Koh Chiu Yee, Do Hoang Van Khanh and Sharon Tham, and the Ministry of Health. Read about how trends in OECD countries could shed light on ways to improve Singapore’s fertility rates; five tips to ease the transition process of postings/rotations for individuals, teams and organisations involved; the promising results of applying behavioural nudges to increase charitable donations; and the use of a Citizen’s Jury to fight the war on diabetes. Find out more in the new issue of ETHOS Digital Edition.

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Using Behavioural Insights to Increase Charitable Donations

Sharon Tham, Do Hoang Van Khanh

A trial to nudge donors yields promising results over routine fundraising approaches.

Using Behavioural Insights to Increase Charitable Donations

Fertility Rebound in the OECD: Insights for Singapore

Koh Chiu Yee

Evidence suggests that helping parents to combine work and family life is key to raising fertility, but social and workplace norms may mitigate even the best intentioned policies.

Fertility Rebound in the OECD: Insights for Singapore

Five Tips for Leadership Transitions

Aaron Maniam

A smooth transition is vital to a leader’s personal effectiveness and an organisation’s performance. Here’s how to make them work.

Five Tips for Leadership Transitions

Opinion

Partnering with the Public in the War on Diabetes

Communications and Engagement Group (Ministry of Health)

A Citizens’ Jury was convened for the first time to help Singapore address a complex health issue, with promising outcomes for more active public involvement in future.

Partnering with the Public in the War on Diabetes