[PDF] Download ☆ Behavioural Economics And Policy Design: Examples From Singapore | by ☆ Donald Low


  • Title: Behavioural Economics And Policy Design: Examples From Singapore
  • Author: Donald Low
  • ISBN: 9789814366007
  • Page: 401
  • Format: Hardcover

  • Analysts of government have frequently noted how Singapore s policies are grounded in rigorous economics thinking Policies are designed to be economically efficient even if they are not always popular This pioneering book takes a different approach It aims to demonstrate how successful policies in Singapore have integrated conventional economic principles with insightsAnalysts of government have frequently noted how Singapore s policies are grounded in rigorous economics thinking Policies are designed to be economically efficient even if they are not always popular This pioneering book takes a different approach It aims to demonstrate how successful policies in Singapore have integrated conventional economic principles with insights from the emerging field of behavioural economics even before the latter became popular Using examples from various policy domains, it shows how good policy design often requires a synthesis of insights from economics and psychology Policies should not only be compatible with economic incentives, but should also be sensitive to the cognitive abilities, limitations and biases of citizens Written by policy practitioners in the Singapore government, this book is an important introduction to how behavioural economics and the findings from cognitive psychology can be intelligently applied to the design of public policies As one of the few books written on the subject, it promises to stimulate wider interest in the subject among researchers, policymakers and anyone interested in the design of effective public policies.
    Donald Low
    Donald Low is Associate Dean for executive education and research at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore.


    Commentaires:

    Timothy Kwok
    The BookBehavioural Economics and Policy Design by Donald Low et al.Price$39.59 (Kinokuniya)What it’s aboutExactly what it says on the tin. Singaporean policy design is explained and rationalised in terms of behavioural economics principles. Policy case studies include — but are not limited to — healthcare, environment, electricity, traffic congestion, fiscal policy and national annuity schemes.LanguageThe same clear, no-frills language is consistently used throughout the book, despite the [...]

    Daniel Frank
    What a wonderful book. For anyone familiar with the field, there isn't anything new - and from a Singaporean perspective, it's already a bit outdated (from 2011), but just the fact that a government has embraced these concepts so openly is fantastic. I really wish Canadian government officials would read this.

    Chen Ann Siew
    Good read for anyone interested in how the Singapore government has been using behavioural insights in setting and implementing public policy.

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