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An Econometric Modeling of the Net Payment Of The Foreign Trade Of Ethiopia

Abstract: 

The Aim Of This Study Is To Apply The Time Series Analysis Using Higher Order Polynomial, Exponential, Power And Growth Regression Models And Cp Statistics To Estimate The Trends Of The Revenue, Expenditure And Net Payment Of The Foreign Trade Of Ethiopia Based On Annual Import Export Data From 1970 To 2007. The Ethiopian Foreign Trade Of Export Is Dependent On The Export Of Agricultural Products Across The Continents Of Africa, Asia, Europe And North America And Skin And Leather To The Continent Of Europe. And The Import Trade Of Ethiopia Is Dependent On The Import Of Industrial Products, Consumer And Capital Goods, Fuel And Transportation Equipment And Accessories From Continents Of Asia And Europe. The Results Indicates That The Best Fit For The Trend Of The Revenue From The Export Trade And The Expenditure To Import Goods Are Growing With A Cubic Trend While The Net Payment Is Showing Deficit With Time With A Cubic Trend

Corporate Author: 
Getnet Alemu & Worku Gebeyehu (Editor) & Ethiopian Economic Association/Ethiopian Economic Policy Research Institute
Publisher: 
Ethiopian Economic Association (EEA)
ISBN/ISSN: 
978-99944-54-24-2
Primary Descriptors: 

Net Payment And Trend Analysis

Secondary Descriptor: 

Revenue, Expenditure

Geographic Descriptors: 
Ethiopia
Cataloge Date: 
02/27/2013
Broad Subject heading: 
Foreign Trade
Call Number: 
330.963 PRO 2012
Serial Key Title: 
Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on the Ethiopian Economy
Publication catagory: 
Content type: 
Volume: 
II
Publication date: 
2013-06-27 23:12:00
Forum or Discussion date: 
2013-02-27 15:43:20
Place of publication: 
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Type of material: 
Book
Current frequency: 
Annualy