publication . Article . 2007

Industrial Competitiveness of Pakistan (2000-10)

A. Kemal;
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  • Published: 01 Sep 2007 Journal: Lahore Journal of Economics, volume 12, issue Special Edition September, pages 17-29
<jats:p>Though Pakistan’s exports have increased significantly, analyses have shown that Pakistan’s industrial competitiveness is limited to a narrow range of products. This paper looks at the factors affecting Pakistan’s competitiveness ranking and relates these various factors to trends in Pakistan’s total factor productivity. In addition to looking at the components of Pakistan’s competitiveness ranking, this paper details the steps required for Pakistan to increase its global industrial competitiveness.</jats:p>
free text keywords: Total factor productivity, Finance, business.industry, business, Economics, Ranking, Agricultural economics, Economic system

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publication . Article . 2007

Industrial Competitiveness of Pakistan (2000-10)

A. Kemal;