Determinants of Female Labour Force Participation in Malaysia

Nirwana, Mohd Amin (2022) Determinants of Female Labour Force Participation in Malaysia. [Final Year Project Report] (Unpublished)

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This study aims to figure out the factors determining the participation rate of women’s labour force in Malaysia and the policies recommendation to improve their participation in the labour force. The variables used in this research including urban job opportunities, tertiary education attainment among employed person, economic growth and fertility rate. The data are ranging from the year 1990 to 2020. Using the EViews 10 software, this study tests for unit root of the data by employing the famous Augmented Dickey Fuller (ADF) test, Phillips Perron (PP) test, and Kwiatkowsky, Phillips, Schmidt and Shin (KPSS) test at level and first difference before proceeding to the cointegration analysis (Autoregressive Distributed Lag (ARDL)), ARDL error correction model, and diagnostic tests.

Item Type: Final Year Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2022.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Female Labour Force Participation, Malaysia
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Unai
Date Deposited: 20 Sep 2022 03:29
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2022 03:29

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