Is Pakistan a normal economy? That is the title of a research article written by a Pakistani economist, Shahid Yusuf. The reason we wanted to share this all-important article about the Pak economy is that the economy has been facing serious challenges for some time now.
Pakistan is facing a mounting catastrophe fueled by inflation and ongoing debt. The economic turmoil in the country has started affecting the poor.
We hope that the article will help serious students of economics get an appreciation of how successive governments in Pakistan have been handling the economy in the country, and what opportunities they missed along the way.
In the said article, the author has used 12 indicators to determine whether Pakistan is following a normal growth path or whether it is an outlier. What are these basic yardsticks on the basis of which the author analyzes the economic situation of Pakistan is listed in the article?
The writer also seems to suggest medium-term policy measures to fix the problems associated with the country’s economy.
You may find the said article by clicking on this link.