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The Making of Behavourial Economics: Review of "Misbehaving" by Richard Thaler

Review  -  Charmaine Tan Huan Yuen

A pioneer’s account of the paradigm shift in economics offers compelling insights for the contemporary scholar and practitioner alike.

From Scarcity to Generativity: New Approaches to Governing Resources

Opinion  -  Aaron Maniam

Data, knowledge and connections can increase rather than decrease in value with use: but we need a new public language to make the most of them.

Plan for Behavioural Change, One Step at a Time

Review  -  Leon Lim

Review of "Think Small" by Owain Service and Rory Gallagher

Using Data to Create Better Government

Opinion  -  Diaan-Yi Lin, Vidhya Ganesan

​Public agencies in Singapore and elsewhere have already begun to use data analytics to transform public policy thinking and delivery.

Project Tap-out: Nudging Commuter Habits with Behavioural Insights

Article  -  Sharon Tham, Yap Jun Liang

A randomised field trial has helped identify key habits and motivations of concession bus riders.

Data Science in Public Policy - The New Revolution

Article  -  Do Hoang Van Khanh

Data Science tools are likely to revolutionise policymaking, but human intervention is still key to success

Nudges: Why, How and What Next?

Article  -  Kok Ping Soon

What does the use of behavioural insights mean for public policymaking and service delivery in Singapore? A practitioner shares his views.

The Hidden Costs of Behavioural Interventions

Opinion  -  Ong Qiyan, Walter Theseira

Too many small nudges could lead to big problems, argue two social scientists in Singapore.

'Nudging' Singapore to be Cleaner and Greener

Article  -  Jason Boh

Carefully chosen and tested behavioural interventions can complement traditional policy tools in cultivating more environmentally friendly habits and actions.

Making Policies More Effective, Scalable, Customised and Sustainable

Opinion  -  Ho Teck Hua

Behavioural science has shown that a small nudge in the right direction can produce positive results with enormous benefits.