Economics

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  • Economic Growth Model

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    Economic growth is measured by the increase in the amount of goods and services produced in a country over a given period (Zhattau, S. 2013).In its wider aspect, economic growth implies raising the standard of living of the people and reducing inequality of income distribution (Jhingan, 2003).Whatever the prevailing political or economic ideology of the less developed country, its economic and social progress depends largely on its government’s

  • The Importance Of Economic Development

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    that it takes more than economic growth to achieve economic development and for economic growth to advance to economic development, there must be an element of good governance orchestrated by functioning and functional institutions. Thus, this explains why some Sub-Sharan African nations and other third world economies that achieved robust economic growth during the “oil boom” failed to join the league of economically developed nations like the western nations. These countries lacked political systems

  • Regional Economic Integration

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    Regional economic integration initiatives has been prospect of enhanced economic growth in South African construction industry. The impact of regional economic integration and globalization on construction industries in South Africa is evidenced by the decreasing market share of the local players in the industry. Developing countries need to institute radical reforms in their development agenda in order to leapfrog, and bridge this difference. That is why increase in foreign participation in construction

  • Economic Growth Theory

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    Kuznets (1973) defines economic growth as a long-term increase in the ability of a country to provide a progressively more varied bundle of goods to its population. He specifies that the increase in the ability has to be based on either ideological and institutional adjustments or advances in technology. In line with Kuznets (1973), economic growth can be defined as an increase in the rate of change of output or income of an economy over time and is calculated as the percentage rate of improvement

  • Factors Of Production In Economics

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    important concept in economics, it is the inputs used in the production of goods and services in the attempt to make an economic profit. Without factors of production, none of the goods and services can be produced and sold, not to mention economic growth. There are four major factors of production mainly discussed in economics, which are land, labor, capital and entrepreneur. People who provide factors of production would get some earnings in return. In conventional economics, the reward goes to

  • Japanese Economic Development

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    1960s, many of the states in Southeast Asia experienced an accelerated social and economic growth which was pioneered by Japan. The Japanese economy was considered number one and its economic model was hailed as an example for other developing countries to follow. This essay will describe and analyze the economic changes Japan has gone through in the last century. According to Jorgenson (2005), Japan’s modern economic history has its roots in the founding of the Meji government in the 1860s which

  • Singapore Economic Economy

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    INTRODUCTION 1.1 The reasons of Singapore's is the most competitive economics in Southeast Asia Singapore is a country with the world's freest markets. Singapore has ethnic population with largest working class and vast majority of skilled workers. Singapore location that is strategic, the largest industry is the port revenues, the effect of finance-banking sector, high standards of education and strict immigration policy. According to World Economic Forum, Singapore focuses on to built infrastructure, health

  • The Importance Of Economic Growth

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    Economic growth – the annual rate of increase in a country’s gross domestic product (GDP) – is what determines the material well – being of people within a society. It is the process of accelerating growth that has allowed for a better style of living for majority of people as compared to the standards of living of say, 100 years ago. Though there has been an increased clamor by economists and policy makers for a broader perspective to economic growth – to include poverty alleviation, reduce inequality

  • The Importance Of Economic Development Agencies

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    Economic Development Agencies are the key government offices responsible for economic growth, business development and industry expansion. State and city economic development agencies, departments, corporations and partnerships work independently on behalf of the government and across sectors in public-private partnerships to leverage companies, offer financial support, provide technical and grant assistance, as well as promote innovation and competitiveness. Each local economic development agency

  • Fdi Economic Analysis

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    with the years due to the emerging market multinational enterprises (MNEs). The FDI flows has been increased throughout the years. The rise over the past three decades of the outwards FDI has been outstanding. But then due to the downturn of the economic in 2008, the financial crisis which had hit the economies of the emerging market has reduced the FDI