On the other hand, Singapore, as well as many other countries in Asia, plan and build the cities based on KPIs related to profit. It is easy to track the KPIs of office business and residential buildings. The taller and bigger they are, and the more spaces that can be rent out, the more profit in return. When it comes to build public recreational areas, the KPIs become unclear.
Singapore and Denmark: Contrasting happiness — Can sunshine and low income tax make you happy?