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Provincial Household Food Demand in Pakistan

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 1-18

In developing countries of the world, the pattern of food consumption is usually used as a benchmark for measuring the living standard of people. This paper examines and compares the food expenditure pattern of households across provinces in Pakistan using 2011-12 household...
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Impact of shocks in domestic aggregate demand for natural gas (DADNG) on domestic aggregate energy consumption (DAEC) in China

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 19-28

This paper examines the possible asymmetric transmissions from domestic aggregate demand for natural gas to domestic aggregate energy consumption in China using time series data from 1970 to 2016. The nonlinear autoregressive...
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Households Discrimination in School Enrolment in Pakistan: Does gender matter?

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 29-36

Knowledge, skills and improvements in personality, attitudes, talents and behaviours are the outcome of education. UNDP (1990) considers it as a critical factor while evaluating a society’s development (UNDP, 1990). In today’s modern era, human capital...
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A cointegration analysis between macroeconomic variables and fiscal deficit in Pakistan

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 37-46

This paper estimates the short and long run association between selected macroeconomic variables and fiscal deficit in Pakistan for the period of 1985 to 2016. Macroeconomic variables such as exports, exchange rate, GDP per capita, inflation, gross capital formation...
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Socio economic determinants of child labour in selected districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 47-60

This study examines the determinants of child labour in Mardan and Nowshera districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Primary data on socioeconomic characteristics of children engaged and did not engage in child labour were obtained from Labour Education Organization Mardan. Age of the children and family size are positively and education is ...
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Impact of corporate social responsibility guidelines 2013 on the extent of the corporate social responsibility activities and disclosures in Pakistan

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 61-74

The main objective of this study was to examine the impact of CSR guidelines 2013 on the level of corporate social responsibilities (CSR) activities and their disclosure in Pakistan. This study analyzed the voluntary disclosure guidelines impact on various stakeholders of the top companies of the year listed in Pakistan’s stock exchange for the...
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Estimating the role of money supply in determining aggregate investment in Pakistan

2018 | Vol: 2 | Issue: 1 | Page: 75-90

This study investigates the role of money supply in determining the Pakistan's aggregate investment for the period 1980-2015. Hodric-Prescott Filter method has been applied for extracting the trend from the data. For estimating the results ordinary least squares method, granger causality test and Vector Autoregression has been used...
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