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Opinion: Identities and Institutions—The Needs of a New Era

Opinion  -  Catherine Fieschi

Political scientist Catherine Fieschi believes that new institutions need to be fashioned in order to help societies and communities recreate meaning and purpose in light of new and emerging forms of identities.

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.

Surveying Singapore’s Future

Review  -  Theophilus Kwek

Review of The Birthday Book

Review: The New Synthesis of Public Administration Fieldbook

Review  -  Max Everest-Phillips

If there was ever a book not to judge by its title or its cover, it is this.

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.

Plan for Behavioural Change, One Step at a Time

Review  -  Leon Lim

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

Engaging with Stakeholders for Better Public Transport Outcomes

Article  -  Heng Ju-Li

Taking on a new advisory role, the Public Transport Council finds keeping an open mind and engaging diverse views makes for more balanced and useful recommendations.

SG50: What The Public Service Learnt

Article  -  Yee Lai Fong

​The successful year-long celebrations strengthened the Public Service’s capacity to engage with its partners in new, collaborative ways that bode well for the future.

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.

Editorial Issue 17

Editorial  -  Sharon Tham

Behavioural Insights (BI) have had a positive impact on policy making and the delivery of public services.