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Industrial Cluster Development and Innovation in Singapore

  • Poh-Kam Wong
  • Yuen-Ping Ho
  • Annette Singh
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Abstract

Among developing economies, Singapore has achieved one of the most impressive economic growth records in the past four decades since her political independence in 1965, averaging 7 per cent GDP growth per annum over the 1960–2006 period. Despite an economic slowdown in 2001–2003 (with a strong recovery in 2004), Singapore’s per capita GDP of US$29,474 in 2006 still stands as the second-highest in Asia, at 67 per cent of the US level (IMD 2006).

Keywords

Gross Domestic Product Cluster Development Marine Engineering Offshore Engineering Ship Repair 
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  • Poh-Kam Wong
  • Yuen-Ping Ho
  • Annette Singh

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