The Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) was established in 1988 as an independent think tank to study and generate public policy ideas in Singapore. IPS became an autonomous research centre of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore in 2008. The Institute examines issues of critical national interest across a variety of fields, and studies the attitudes and aspirations of Singaporeans through surveys of public perception. It adopts a multi-disciplinary approach in its analyses and takes the long-term view in its strategic deliberation and research.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female co-founders
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2022): Devan Janadas
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2021): Devan Janadas
Leader gender: Male