International Congress on Eurasian Economies

International Conference on Eurasian Economies

11-13 October 2012 – Almaty, KAZAKHSTAN

Paper detail

Paper ID : 388
Status : Paper published
Language : Turkish
Topic : International Trade and Globalization
Presenter: Asst. Prof. Dr. Zamira Oskonbaeva
Session : 1C Uluslararası Ticaret I

Modeling the Determinants of Import in Kyrgyzstan
Kırgızistan’da İthalatın Belirleyicilerinin Modellenmesi


Foreign trade plays an important role in development of each country. Kyrgyzstan, like other transition economies started to open up to foreign countries after achieving it's independence and began to practice it’s own foreign trade policies. But during a 21-year period, a surplus in the trade balance was recorded in 2000 and 2001. In other words, the country's economy has faced a chronic deficit of foreign trade. The main objective of this paper is to study the impacts of domestic income and exchange rate on imports by considering the period after 2000 through econometric method by using of monthly data and according to the results obtained to suggest policy recommendations.

JEL codes: F14, C01, C22

Çağlayan Akay, Ebru, Oskonbaeva, Zamira (2012). "Modeling the Determinants of Import in Kyrgyzstan" in Proceedings of International Conference of Eurasian Economies 2012, pp.259-263, Almaty, KAZAKHSTAN.


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Session 1C: Uluslararası Ticaret I

Beykent University Kyrgyzstan-Turkey Manas University Turan University TIKA Turkish Central Bank