Exploration of Role of Economic Globalization on Human Longevity

  • Bakhtawar Ijaz University of Management and Technology Lahore, Pakistan
  • Noman Arshed University of Management and Technology, Pakistan
  • Zamin Abbas University of Management & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Uzma Hanif Forman Christian College University, Lahore Pakistan
  • Kamran Hameed University of Management & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan
Keywords: Internationalization, Trade Liberalization, Financial Liberalization, Kuznets Curve, Social Development

Abstract

Recent developments which were coined to the opening up of borders have attracted interest of many researchers from many disciplines. A lot of work can be observed regarding the role of globalization / internationalization on economic growth and social development, this study specifically explores the implications of globalization on the ultimate goal that is life longevity. Adapting from the Kuznets curve, this study proposed a quadratic function of economic globalization and life longevity. The results using panel the ARDL model for the SAARC region, it can be seen that expansion of trade globalization de jure and management of financial globalization de facto and de jure may help them to increase longevity in the long run.

Author Biographies

Bakhtawar Ijaz, University of Management and Technology Lahore, Pakistan

MS Economics, Department of Economics

Noman Arshed, University of Management and Technology, Pakistan

Assistant Professor, Dr Hasan Murad School of Management (HSM), Department of Economics and Statistics, 

Zamin Abbas, University of Management & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan

Assistant Professor, Dr Hasan Murad School of Management (HSM)

Uzma Hanif, Forman Christian College University, Lahore Pakistan

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics

Kamran Hameed, University of Management & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan

Lecturer, Dr Hasan Murad School of Management (HSM), Department of Management

Published
2021-10-13
How to Cite
Ijaz, B., Arshed, N., Abbas, Z., Hanif, U., & Hameed, K. (2021). Exploration of Role of Economic Globalization on Human Longevity. IRASD Journal of Economics, 3(2), 223 - 239. https://doi.org/10.52131/joe.2021.0302.0039