The Role of Budget Deficit and Government Debt in Financing-Economic Growth of Selected Developing Countries

Seyed Valiallah Mirhoseyni; Mohammd Reza Montazeri; Marzeya ShahVali

Volume 10, Issue 4 , April 2023, , Pages 284-296

  Investigation of budget deficit and government debt relationship with economic growth is one of the important topics in macroeconomic literature; Hence, the present study examined the role of budget deficit and government debt on financing the economic growth in 40 developing countries between 2010-2019. ...  Read More

An Investigation of the Relationship Between Life Expectancy at Birth and Economic Growth in Developing Countries

Seyed Valiallah Mirhoseyni; Ebrahim Bahraminia; Firozeh Nori

Volume 10, Issue 3 , March 2023, , Pages 190-205

  This study aimed to investigate the relationship between life expectancy at birth and economic growth in developing countries. The Document and Library review was used to collect data. Then, the relevant information was extracted from the World Bank website. The necessary information was collected through ...  Read More

Investigating the Long-run Influences of Human Capital on Innovation and Economic Growth in MENA Countries

Seyed Valiallah Mirhoseyni; Seyed Hosein Izadi; Leila Mohammad Ghader

Volume 10, Issue 2 , February 2023, , Pages 122-134

  Human capital is supposed to be an important factor in innovation and economic development. However, the long-run influence of human capital on current innovation and economic development is still unclear, in particular in the MENA region. Therefore, the present study is to investigate the long-run influence ...  Read More

Sugarcane Industry in Fiji and its Contributions, Challenges and Solutions: A Survey of Saweni Area in Lautoka

Shivneil Kumar Raj

Volume 9, Issue 2 , February 2022, , Pages 117-130

  This research highlights the importance of the sugarcane industry in a developing country like Fiji. this study aims to find out the contributions, challenges and possible solutions of reviving the sugarcane industry with regards to the Saweni Area in Lautoka. Sugarcane has been one of the major industries ...  Read More

Ditch or Bump? Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth: Evidence from the OECD Economies

Claudia Nyarko Mensah; Hannah Vivian Osei; Lamini Dauda; Muhammad Salman

Volume 6, Issue 12 , December 2019, , Pages 862-890

  Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has a long standing history of contributing to economic growth of nations. Nations invest and get invested, however, focus has always been on investing or been invested but the impact created as a result of the two on the economies have not yet been examined. Whether the ...  Read More

An Assessment of the Impact of E-Banking on Nigeria’s Economic Growth, 2008 - 2018

Chijioke Ekechukwu; Paulinus Chigozie Mbah

Volume 6, Issue 6 , June 2019, , Pages 454-466

  This study assesses the impact of e-banking on Nigeria’s economic growth between 2008 and 2018. It examines the impact of Mobile transfer; Point of Sale (POS); and Automated Teller Machine (ATM) on economic growth. Expost-facto research design was adopted wherein data was generated from Central ...  Read More

The Influence of Total Factor Productivity towards the Economic Growth of Indonesia

Sarah Dina; Indra Maipita; Zahari Zein

Volume 6, Issue 5 , May 2019, , Pages 400-413

  Economic growth is one of the major keys in the development of a country. This research aims to analyze the effect of capital accumulation growth, the regional minimum wages, and total factor productivity growth against Indonesia's economic growth. The analysis in this study uses the equation by the ...  Read More

The Impact of Population Growth on Environmental Quality and Gross Domestic Product (GDP): GMM System Analysis

Kais Saidi; Saida Zaidi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 1-21

  This paper aims to assess the impact of population growth on GDP and environmental quality.  For this, we use the generalized moments in system method (GMM) with dynamic panel data for ten countries over the period 1980-2013. The main results of this study are: (i) the population have a positive ...  Read More

Population Growth and Economic Growth in Nigeria: An Appraisal

Olusogo Olamide Ogunleye; Oluwarotimi Ayokunnu Owolabi; Muazu Mubarak

Volume 5, Issue 5 , May 2018, , Pages 282-299

  This research explores the effect of population growth on the economic growth of Nigeria over the period of 1981 to 2015. Data on GDP and exchange rate were obtained from Central Bank of Nigeria Statistical bulletin, while data on Population growth rate, fertility rate, and crude death rate, were obtained ...  Read More

Relationship between Bank Failure and Economic Activities: A Review of Literature

Mary Githinji-Muriithi

Volume 4, Issue 11 , November 2017, , Pages 1136-1151

  The banks are very important institutions in any given economy due to their role of financing the economy. Banks if not properly regulated can fail and hinder their primary role. The main aim of the study was to carry out a literature review on the Relationship between bank failure and economic activities. ...  Read More

Financial Stability and Economic Performance in OPEC Countries: An Approach to Co-integration Methods

Rezvan Torabi; Mahmoud Eshraghi; Elham Nagheli

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 56-65

  Providing stable conditions in various sectors of economy is one of the most important factors that is required for moving toward sustainable growth and holistic development in a country. One of the major prerequisites of economic stability and exiting the economic crises is financial stability. In economic ...  Read More

Telecommunication Sector and Economic Growth of Nigeria: A Post Deregulation Evaluation

Emmanuel Okokondem Okon; Onoja Daniel Abel

Volume 3, Issue 10 , October 2016, , Pages 599-608

  The study employed multiple regression analysis model specified based on hypothesized functional relationship between telecommunication infrastructure development and economic growth of Nigeria during post deregulation period. The model for the study was estimated using the Ordinary Least Square (OLS) ...  Read More

Well-developed Energy Exchange; A Pathway to an Economic Boom

Mahmoud Karimi; Vali Allah Aeineh Negini

Volume 3, Issue 5 , May 2016, , Pages 336-353

  Energy exchange development is an integral part of economic development. The fact that extended provision and use of energy services is firmly associated with economic development leaves open how significant energy is as a causal factor in economic development, however; and on the other side energy sector ...  Read More

Nexus Between Domestic Investment, FDI and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from India

Attahir Babaji Abubakar; Ahmed Jinjiri Bala

Volume 3, Issue 3 , March 2016, , Pages 174-184

  This paper examines the impact of Domestic Investment and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) on economic growth of India for the period 1980-2013 by employing the Vector Error Correction Model (VECM) methodology. Domestic Investment was broken down into Private investment and Public Investment.  The ...  Read More

The Economic Significance of Agriculture for Sustainable Development in Nigeria

Olasunkanmi Owolabi-Merus; Bashir Adesoye Bello

Volume 2, Issue 9 , September 2015, , Pages 994-1004

  This study empirically investigates the agriculture-economic growth nexus in Nigeria. An economic growth model for Nigeria is specified and estimated through the use of Ordinary Least Squares as well as Johansen Cointegration and Vector Error Correction Model on annual data spanning from 1980 to 2012. ...  Read More

Financial Market Integration and Economic Growth: An Experience from Nigeria

Oyeniran Ishola Wasiu; Maryam Wahab Temitope

Volume 2, Issue 7 , July 2015, , Pages 656-668

  This study examines the effect of financial integration on economic growth in Nigeria. Using time series data from 1981 and 2012, the study employs autoregressive distributed lag (ARDL) bounds testing approach proposed by Pesaran et al., (2001) to estimate the long run and short run effect of financial ...  Read More

Official Development Assistance and Economic Growth in Iran

Ramiar Refaei; Morteza Sameti

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2015, , Pages 125-135

  Foreign aid is one of the most important policy tools that rich countries use for helping poor countries to improve population well-being and facilitate economic and institutional development. The concept of foreign aid orofficial development assistance (ODA) is widely used and accepted as a flow of ...  Read More

A Survey of the Causality Relation between Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in Iran

Masoud Nonejad; Sarvoldin Fathi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , August 2014, , Pages 15-27

  The study of the reasons of economic growth is of great importance and it is always considered by many economists. Improving life quality of people and increasing public welfare are the goals of various governments in the world and economic growth is one of the important factors in achieving these goals. ...  Read More