First, I would like to express a deep and sincere gratitude to my wife, Michelle Dodge, and two children, Langston Whyte and Tennyson Whyte. It has been a long and tedious road finally to complete this paper. They have suffered not having me around because I was spending long hours doing research and writing this thesis. The research and writing process was sometime long and drawn out and at other times fun and engaging. A special thank you also goes out to my major thesis reader Prof. Parsa, who had the right blend of patience and discipline to keep me motivated and inspired, you are a true inspiration sir.
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The Singapore Economic model is comprised of various components in which government-support is the key to its effectiveness and application. Singapore is one of the only countries to move from “Third world to First world.” This is because Singapore used bold and novel strategies in the initial stage of its development. Most countries and peoples were unaccustomed to these strategies. One such brazen and unexpected move tha...
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...rnment support was important to the success of the country’s recovery. South Sudan can use the Singapore economic model to help in its national development. As the youngest country in the world, the South Sudan government should follow the lead of Singapore by playing a huge role in developing and sustaining industries.
Whether intentionally or unintentionally the utilization of government support in Singapore’s present day economic model shares some similarities to the Colonial empire of the past, and is therefore not completely a novel creation. Hence, the Singapore economic model has some influence from its colonial past, which used many of the economic methods that the Singapore government uses today. Singapore and South Sudan’s colonial history will then be a framework for the application of the present day economic model.
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