30 Aug 2023

Media Interview on “Live to 100: Secrets of the Blue Zones” (Netflix, 30.08.2023)

Netflix produced a four-part series called ‘Live to 100: Secrets of the Blue Zones’, hosted by Dan Buettner, who traveled around the world to discover five unique communities where people live extraordinarily long and vibrant lives. Episode 4 featured an interview segment with Professor Chan Heng Chee on Singapore and was launched in the Netflix limited series on 30 Aug 2023. [...]

24 Aug 2023

LKYCIC-SASS Academic and Research Exchange

A delegation comprising Prof Cheong Koon Hean, Dr Harvey Neo, Dr Samuel Chng and Assoc Prof Yeo Kang Shua visited  Shanghai from 20 – 24 Aug 2023 for an academic exchange with the Shanghai Academy of Social Science. [...]

16 Aug 2023

Small state in a turbulent world: A survival guide (ST, 16.08.2023) 

Straits Times published an edited version of the speech that LKYCIC's Prof Chan Heng Chee made at the Reinventing Destiny conference. Her speech focused on how a small country like Singapore can survive in a turbulent world. [...]

15 Aug 2023

MUSPP Class of 2023 Master Research Project – An Afternoon Soirée

Our graduate students in the Master of Science in Urban Science, Policy and Planning (MUSPP) had been hard at work applying the skills and knowledge to a host of pertinent urban challenges we face today and presented their research at the Summer Soirée held on 15 Aug 2023 to the faculty, practitioners and policymakers. [...]

11 Aug 2023

New journal papers by Benjamin Prissé

Visual continuous time preferences. Frontiers in Behavioral Economics, 2, 1206679. https://doi.org/10.3389/frbhe.2023.1206679 The adventure of running experiments with teenagers. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 102048. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socec.2023.102048 [...]

10 Aug 2023

New online journal volume about Generational perspectives on urban planning in Singapore by Felicity Chan, Ashley Kwan, Angela Teo and Yiwen Wang

Using semi-structured interviews with pioneer planners and a focus group discussion with young planners in Singapore, the inaugural project explores generational urban visions and perspectives on planning. Two commentaries follow: What is a Good City? and What do Future-Ready Planners look like? [...]

1 Aug 2023

Staff Achievement: Dr Harvey Neo

LKYCIC is pleased to announce that Dr Harvey Neo has been appointed Editor (East Asia) of "Human Geography" with effect from 1 August 2023. Published by SAGE, the journal is committed to an array of research (ranging from political economy, to cultural economy to political ecology) that will stimulate debates and spark social change." [...]

4 Jul 2023

New journal paper by Wang Jiaxuan, Chow Yoong Shin and Biljecki Filip

Insights in a city through the eyes of Airbnb reviews: Sensing urban characteristics from homestay guest experiences. Cities, 140, 104399 [...]

26 Jun 2023

New book chapter by Galvyn Goh and Poon King Wang

A Task-Based Approach to Lifelong Learning, Well-Being, and Resilience in the Workplace of the Future. International Handbook on Education Development in Asia-Pacific. Springer, Singapore.  [...]

12 May 2023

Dr Harvey Neo and Dr Justin Lee on enhancing readiness of Singapore’s social ecosystem (CNA, 10.05.2023)

Channel NewsAsia featured a segment on Dr Harvey Neo (Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities) and Dr Justin Lee (Institute of Policy Studies) on enhancing readiness of Singapore's social ecosystem. [...]