Foreign direct investment, economic growth and the moderation role of host country’s financial market

Ali Ahmadi; Arash Khalili Nasr

Volume 2, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 1-24

  foreign investments have always been welcome and policy makers always do their best in order to attract more and more capital into their area; But a question which gave rise to a series of studies is that is FDI always beneficial for the recipient and does it under all circumstances help the growth in ...  Read More

Investigating the Asymmetric Effects of Banking Sector Development and Stock Market Development on Economic Growth in Iran Using Smooth Transition Regression (STR) Model

Nasrin Rostami; Abbas Najafizadeh; Ahmad Sarlak; Esmaeil Safarzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 131-150

  The purpose of this paper is to examine the asymmetric effects of banking sector and stock market development on economic growth in Iran. For this purpose, Smooth Transition Regression (STR) model used based on seasonal time series data during 1989-2017. The results indicate that the impact of financial ...  Read More