Are Sectoral Outputs in Pakistan Led by Energy Consumption

Venus, Khim-Sen Liew and Wong, Wing-Keung and Thurai Murugan, Nathan (2012) Are Sectoral Outputs in Pakistan Led by Energy Consumption. Economics Bulletin, 32 (3). pp. 2326-2331. ISSN 1545-2921

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Abstract

We investigate the relationships between energy consumption and the outputs of the main economics sectors in Pakistan, where energy shortage is a major challenge faced by the economy. It is found that services and industrial output, which make up of fourth-fifth of Pakistan gross domestic product, are not led by energy consumption in the country. Hence, the government of Pakistan could impose energy conservation measures on these two sectors with little or no adverse effect on the growth of those sectors.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Agriculture Output; Services Output; Industrial Outputs; Energy Consumption; Pakistan, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Gani
Date Deposited: 05 May 2020 02:59
Last Modified: 01 Jun 2021 12:32
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/29580

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