Estimating Manpower Demand In Sarawak’s Hotel Industry

Yap, Sally Ann Yu Ing (2015) Estimating Manpower Demand In Sarawak’s Hotel Industry. [E-LPTA] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This study is to examine the manpower demand in Sarawak’s hotel industry by using the annually data from 1988 to 2013. The tests which are included in this study are Augmented Dickey-Fuller (ADF) unit root test, Philip Perron (PP) unit root test, and Autoregressive Distributed Lag (ARDL) model. The bounds test indicated that there is a long run cointegration among the variables under study. Besides that, ARDL model produces reliable result as all the estimated coefficient of the independent variables which are tourist arrivals, government expenditure on tourism industry and nominal exchange rate are statistically significant with the expect sign. Therefore, the tourist arrivals, government expenditure and exchange rate do have the ability to Granger cause manpower demand in Sarawak’s hotel industry.

Item Type: E-LPTA
Additional Information: Project Report (BEcon Hons) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2015
Uncontrolled Keywords: Sarawak’s hotel industry, manpower demand, exchange rate, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, undergraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Gani
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2019 02:24
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2019 02:24
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/23887

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