Khan, Safdar Ullah Khan (2005): Macro Determinants of Total Factor Productivity in Pakistan. Published in: SBP Research Bulletin , Vol. 2, No. 2 (15. December 2006): pp. 383-401.
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By utilizing the conventional growth accounting framework, this study first estimates the Total Factor Productivity (TFP) in Pakistan and then establishes its macro determinants. Covering the sample from 1960 to 2003, the results confirm that macroeconomic stability, foreign direct investment, and financial sector development play an important role in the increase of TFP. Interestingly, education expenditures turn out to be insignificant.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Macro Determinants of Total Factor Productivity in Pakistan|
|Keywords:||Growth Accounting, Total Factor Productivity, Macro Determinants,Pakistan|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C13 - Estimation: General
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity > O47 - Measurement of Economic Growth; Aggregate Productivity; Cross-Country Output Convergence
|Depositing User:||Safdar Ullah Khan|
|Date Deposited:||09. May 2008 17:51|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 17:56|
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