MPIA-12304 Simulating the Distributive Impacts of Different Growth Strategies in Pakistan

Abstract

Governments encourage growth through various policies: infrastructure, education, training, health, agricultural extension, trade, etc. Each strategy has wide-ranging impacts on the entire economy (sectoral production, wages and other factor returns, consumer prices, public finances, etc.) with very different distributive consequences. By building these "motors of growth" into an economy-wide model linked to a household survey-based microsimulation model, we will simulate the distributive impacts of various growth policies, provide insights on accompanying


Members

Project leader: Vaqar Ahmed

Project researchers: Saira Ahmed | Ahsan Abbas | Ghulam Samad


Journal publication

Authors Co-Authors Title of paper Title of Economic Review Bibliographic references
Vaqar Ahmed Saira Ahmed,Ahsan Abbas Public infrastructure and economic growth in Pakistan: a dynamic CGE-microsimulation analysis Infrastructure and Economic Growth in Asia. Eds: J. Cockburn, Y. Dissou, J-Y. Duclos and L. Tiberti

Springer, 2013, 148 p.


Working Papers

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Public Infrastructure and Economic Growth in Pakistan: A Dynamic CGE-microsimulation Analysis 2013-02-11 1423.79KB 0 0

Policy Briefs

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Public infrastructure and economic growth in Pakistan 2013-05-30 647.23KB 0 0

Final report

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2012-10-12 701.45KB 0 0

Proposal

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2010-12-31 408.55KB 0 0

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