3 edition of Public policy and population change in Singapore found in the catalog.
Public policy and population change in Singapore
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Peter S. J. Chen and James T. Fawcett.|
|Contributions||Chen, Peter S. J., Fawcett, James T., 1935-, Population Council.|
|LC Classifications||HB3645.A3 P8|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 275 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||275|
|LC Control Number||79021096|
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Public policy and population change in Singapore. New York: Population Council, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Peter S J Chen; James T Fawcett; Population Council.
Public Policy and Population Change in Singapore [Population Council, Chen, Peter S. J., Fawcett, James T.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. First published: 01 Jun, Singapore reaching 0% population growth rate by The realization that the Singapore population was not reproducing itself led the Government to reverse its population planning policy to encourage Singaporean couples to have three or more children if family finances permit (Straits Times 21/8/).File Size: KB.
Singapore - The lessons of East Asia: public policy and economic development (English) Abstract. This report reviews Singapore's year developmental experience and structural change and brings into focus the underlying philosophy and rationale that influenced policy design and decision-making throughout the by: 7.
Population Policies and Programmes in Singapore presents a comprehensive account of the governments initiatives to influence the course of fertility, and hence the rate of population growth, in the island state of Singapore since the s.
The book may be viewed as a case study of the public policy of a country in the area of population with regard to fertility and population growth. Population planning in Singapore spans two distinct phases: first to slow and reverse the boom in births that started after World War II; and second, from the s onwards, to encourage parents to have more children because birth numbers had fallen below replacement levels.
The first phase started with the launch of the Singapore Family Planning and Population Board in to aggressively. Book Description. This book depicts the evolution of Singapore’s family and population landscape in the last half a century, the related public policies, and future challenges.
Since the country gained independence infamily and population policies have been integral to her nation-building strategies. Virtuous Cycles: The Singapore Public Service and National Development | v singapore’s exemplary public service cadre is regarded as one of the most disciplined bureaucracies in the world, because of its efficiency, low levels of corruption and a high standard of accountability to the government and the political leadership of the country.
These articles describe the various policies of the Government of Singapore and address the motivation, issues, deliberation, implementation and effect of these policies. Subcategories. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.
Background Global population is increasing by about percent per year, a growth rate (should it persist) that in less than half a century will double the number of people who live on the planet.
On the other hand, modern medical techniques are producing life extension but not healthy life extension, and we are seeing numbers of old and chronically sick or disabled elderly people in. Population Policies and Programmes in Singapore presents a comprehensive account of the government’s initiatives to influence the course of fertility, and hence the rate of population growth, in the island state of Singapore since the s.
The book may be viewed as a case study of the public policy of a country in the area of population. The demographics of Singapore include the population statistics of Singapore such as population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other demographic data of the population.
As of JuneSingapore's population stood at million. A large percentage of its population are non-residents; of its total population of Quah, Jon S.
(a). ‘Public Administration in a City-State: The Singapore Case’, in Keiso Hanaoka (ed.), Comparative Study on the Local Public Administration in Asian and Pacific Countries, EROPA Local Government Centre, Tokyo.
Google Scholar. Population affects the course of national economic development. But so do modern institutions such as competitive markets, flexible public policies and well-run government programs, which help economies adjust to the rapid changes produced by population growth.
Adjustment has its costs, however. The National Healthcare Plan in Singapore Written by Glynn Sullings Asia & Oceania Health Great Policy Successes This case study corresponds to a chapter by M. Ramesh and Azad Bali, entitled "Understanding Singapore’s Healthcare Success", in the book Great Policy Successes, co-edited by Mallory Compton and Paul 't Hart.
POPULATION POLICY IN SINGAPORE – CASE STUDY The rapid population growth throughout the s created several problems Widespread unemployment2.
Shortage of housing3. Insufficient educational and healthcare services for the people4. Increasing pressure on the limited resources of the country 4. Measures To Encourage Small Families Spanning five decades, the book traces the evolution of public housing in Singapore.
It shows how Singapore’s public housing policies not only addressed the housing needs of its population but the social and nation-building goals of the country as well. Fernandez, W. Our homes: 50 years of housing a nation. Singapore: Published for. Singapore Population Policy - Economics bibliographies - in Harvard style.
Change style powered by CSL. Popular AMA APA (6th edition) APA (7th edition) Public housing in Singapore - Published by Singapore University Press for Housing and Development Board - [Singapore]. Suggested Citation:"5 Policy Responses to an Aging Population."National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
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Public administration in the 21st century is undergoing dramatic change, especially in advanced economies, but also in many parts of the developing world. Globalization and the pluralization of service provision are the driving forces behind these changes.
Policy problems faced by governments are. Singapore. Population Control Policies. Since the mids, Singapore's government has attempted to control the country's rate of population growth with a mixture of publicity, exhortation, and material incentives and disincentives.Public Policy (LKY School), National University of Singapore and has been funded by the LKY School.
The Evolution of Public Transport Policies in Singapore Introduction strain as population growth outstripped infrastructure growth. For years, the promise of efficiency, market and shareholder discipline and the removal of the.George Magnus's The Age of Aging is an account of the great population transitions currently under way around the world.
Magnus is a renowned City of London economist, now at UBS, and his new book is a guide for the general reader on how the greying of the world will change everything, everywhere. (Financial Times, 22/12/08).