Maria Osipova

Еditor: Mosyakov Dmitry

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2019, 176 pages

ISBN: 978–5–89282–901–4

Singapore: economic history

The monograph consistently analyzes the economic development of Singapore for last two centuries. The main stages of the state historical development: the transformation into the trading posts in the first quarter of the XIX century, which eventually became the United Kingdom colonial entrepot center; the development strategy of the independent state from 1965, committed to the industrial boom, then from the mid of 1980 the «second industrial revolution» and, finally, the transformation of Singapore in the global financial centre, the example of advanced innovative technologies.