Role of Capital structure in financial performance of non-financial sector firms: Evidence from Pakistan Stock Exchange
This paper looks at financial performance of non-financial sectors of Pakistan
concerning capital structure. We gathered data from annual audited financial
statements of 152 firms listed at PSX during 2010-2017. To analyze data gathered, we have
employed descriptive, correlation and regression analyses techniques. The findings show
substantial positive contribution of LTDA in EPS and ROA and s ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Hafiz Abdur Rashid PhD Scholar, Superior College, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Ahmed Raza Bilal Associate Professor, Department of Business & Management Sciences, Superior College, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.
Capital Structure, Financial Performance, Non-Financial Sector
Precursors of Pollen Allergies: An Anthropo-Economic Perspective
This explanatory study is intended to determine precursors of pollen allergies, an anthropo-economic perspective. In a nutshell, it deals with how pollen allergy is produced, circulated and dealt with in the setting of twin cities; Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Medically, allergies can be prevented but not cured. The cultural means of prevention and care are always preferred by the needs of the body, ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Ghazala Idrees MPhil Scholar, Department of Anthropology, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan. 2-Abid Ghafoor Chaudhry Chairman/Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan.
Cultural Economy, Nose Redness, Itchy Eyes, Paper Mulberry, Pollen Allergies Twin Cities
Financing Inclusive Growth through FDI: Incorporating the Role of Institutional Quality
Countries need a tremendous amount of investment to utilize existing resources and enhance productivity in order to ensure inclusive growth in the economy. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) by providing the required investment can fulfil the saving-investment gap. The paper makes an empirical investigation of the effectiveness of FDI as a financing tool for inclusive growth. The study also examines ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Muneza Munir PhD scholar, Applied Economics Research Centre, University of Karachi, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. 2-Ambreen Fatima Associate Professor, Applied Economics Research Centre, University of Karachi, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.
Inclusive Growth, Institutional Quality, Foreign Direct Investment, Equity
Socio-economic Causes of Malnutrition among Pre-School Children in Pakistan: A Gender-Disaggregated Analysis
The most common perception is that the prevalence of malnutrition among females
is higher than males. To solve this dilemma, the present article analyzes the impact
of socioeconomic factors on the nutritional status of under-five children by gender using a binary
logistic regression model. Utilizing the Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey [PDHS]-2013
data, a CIAF index is constructed to mea ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Muhammad Shahid Department of Health Economics, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Islamabad, Pakistan.2-Madeeha Gouhar Qureshi Department of Economics, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Islamabad, Pakistan.3-Jam Farooq Ahmed Department of Anthropology, Quaid-I-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan.
Impact of Macroeconomics Factors and Political Regimes on Fluctuation in Number of IPOs in Pakistan
The aim of the study is to determine the factors that fluctuate the numbers of IPOs (NIPOs) issued in Pakistan from 1992 to 2017. Firstly, the study examined the impact of macroeconomic factors such as GDP, Consumer Price Index (CPI), market return, Industrial production index, market volatility, and political stability on the NIPOs. Secondly, the study determined the impact of political regimes ( ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Fazli Raheem MS Scholar, Institute of Business Studies and Leadership, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, KP, Pakistan.2-Shehzad Khan Assistant Professor, Institute of Business Studies and Leadership, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, KP, Pakistan.3-Muhammad Faizan Malik Assistant Professor, Institute of Business Studies and Leadership, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, KP, Pakistan.
IPOs Cycle, Capital Demand Hypothesis, Political Regimes, Pakistan
China's Built and Road Initiative: Challenges and Opportunities in Xinjiang
China's peaceful ascent has had a significant impact on the global economic
system. There are two major reasons for this: the first and most important is
Beijing's peaceful expansionist policies, and the second is its advanced industries and
technologies. Their goal is to dominate global raw materials as well as the market through their
goods. China has been working hard to promote built-and-r ...Read More - Download PDF
1-Shabnam Gul Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.2-Ali Khan Phd Scholar, Department of Political Science, Quartaba University, KP, Pakistan.3-Aftab Alam Phd Scholar, Centre for South Asian Studies, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.