Article - Lee Chuan Teck
A paradigm shift in public transport is on the horizon, but the right ecosystem of policies, regulations, infrastructure, and skills must first be in place.
Article - Zafrul Hashim
A five-year-old technology platform is harnessing public, corporate and individual partnerships to transform urban Southeast Asia.
How NLB engaged its key stakeholders and the community at large to co-create and jointly deliver this library.
Forging strong links with international thought leaders, policy practitioners, and academics.
Article - Julie Wagner, Bruce Katz
“Transformative investments” is a class of urban interventions that is making an impact on markets, people, city landscapes and urban possibilities.
Conversation - Dean Schillinger
Dr Dean Schillinger proposes a whole-of-society battle plan for combating one of the most pervasive health issues in modern society.
Article - Paul Barter
In order for public transport in Singapore to compete with the lure of private cars, a radical overhaul in regulation and organisation may be necessary.
Article - Anthony T. H. Chin
While the economic costs of traffic congestion are well documented, the effectiveness of economic instruments, such as road pricing, in containing traffic congestion is less clear. Prospect Theory, a leading behavioural model in experimental economics, may explain inelastic driver behaviour in response to road pricing during peak hours. It may also shed light on the phenomenon of consumers who continue driving despite its higher economic cost relative to other modes of transport.
Article - Melissa Sapuan
Visionary urban planning transformed a tiny island nation into a bustling business hub. Now Singapore has set its sights on becoming a distinctive global city.