Role of economic factors in terrorism in Pakistan

Role of economic factors in terrorism in Pakistan This research paper analyzed the role of economic factors in terrorism in Pakistan empirically using the annual time series data, covering the period from 2001 to 2014. The stationarity of the variables was checked by applying the augmented Dicky–Fuller unit root test. The NLS and ARMA (least square regression) model have been used as analytical techniques. The results revealed that except poverty all other economic factors (unemployment, income inequality, GDP per capita, literacy rate, population density and inflation rate) included in the study show the positive and significant impact on terrorism in case of Pakistan. In the recommendations the study suggests that economic factors plays role in terrorism in Pakistan. Government should need to control these factors by giving possible and satisfactory solution. Quality & Quantity Springer Journals

Role of economic factors in terrorism in Pakistan

Loading next page...
Springer Netherlands
Copyright © 2015 by Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
Social Sciences; Methodology of the Social Sciences; Social Sciences, general
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site


You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.

DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches


Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.



billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial