Impact of Foreign Direct Investment, Imports, Exports of Goods and Services on Economic Growth of Pakistan


    Authors:

    Moqeet Ahmed, Ahmed Imran Hunjra, Muhammad Kashif Iqbal & Jibran Khalil

    Citation:

    Ahmed, M., Hunjra, A. I., Iqbal, M. K. & Khalil, J. (2014). Impact of Foreign Direct Investment, Imports, Exports of Goods and Services on Economic Growth of Pakistan. Bulletin of Business and Economics, 3(3), 155-165.

    Abstract:

    The economic growth of any country plays a significant role in the progress of the country. The role of the foreign direct investment is very significant towards the progression of the economy of Pakistan. This study examines the impact of imports, exports, and foreign direct investment on GDP of Pakistan. Data was obtained from site of State Bank of Pakistan, Federal Bureau of Statistics, and International Financial Statistics for last 23 years. E-views was used for data analysis. The results clearly show that the success for the increase in the GDP or economic growth these three factors, which are FDI, imports and exports, plays significant role.

    Keywords:

    FDI, imports of services and goods, exports of export of services and goods, GDP

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    Article Type:

    Research Article

    Pages:

    155-165

    Publisher:

    Research Foundation for Humanity (RFH)


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