Public Management

5 mins

Smart cities: PR buzzword or the answer to urbanisation?

22 Feb 2019
The UN estimates more than six billion people will live in cities by 2050. As the world’s cities get more cramped, they’ll need better solutions to the problems of urban living.
5 mins

People power: Transforming India's energy landscape

16 Jan 2019
As India brings electricity and clean cooking energy to hundreds of millions of people, lives will undoubtedly improve. But massive challenges are on the horizon too. How will India manage such a hugely complicated process?
7 mins

This is why China needs animal welfare policies

13 Dec 2018
7 mins

Why we help each other in times of need: Promoting altruistic behaviour amongst the public

06 Dec 2018
What motivates people to help others when disaster or misfortune strikes? How can governments inspire a pro-social sentiment amongst its populations?
3 mins

Liveable Asian cities

19 Nov 2018
Which are the most liveable Asian cities?
5 mins

Transparency is good for governance, but not necessary

05 Oct 2018
There is a modern view that transparency is a highly desirable in decision-making processes in government and business.
5 mins

Assertion of China's Sovereignty over the Internet

04 Oct 2018
The Chinese government has undertaken measures to restrict the access of content.
5 mins

Winners and losers in China’s urban transformation: Land use reforms and their implications for other developing countries

06 Sep 2018
Urbanisation has swept over China in recent decades.
3 mins

What do National Flags stand for?

08 Aug 2018
Every August 9th, Singaporeans fly the flag high in celebration of National Day. The flag usually symbolises patriotism, but different countries associate their flags with different emotions.
5 mins

What Does 1MDB Teach Us about exposing corruption?

26 Jul 2018
1MDB shows us that politicians will have a harder time squirreling away bribes abroad. Becoming a billionaire by holding public office is getting harder.