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  •   Md. Fazlul Huq Khan

Abstract

This paper investigates the impact of inflation, nominal exchange rate, foreign direct investment, and unexpected event shock on the economic growth of Bangladesh by using the time series data from 1990 through 2020. Augmented Dickey-Fuller and Phillips-Perron Unit Root Test used to identify unit-roots existence and check the stationary of variables. The Ordinary Least Squares method is applied to determine the relationship between the dependent variable and independent variables. The results revealed that the exchange rate and foreign direct investment have significantly affected the country's economic growth. Inflation, FDI, and exchange rate positive impact, whereas unexpected events like Covid-19, natural disasters, etc., negatively affect the economic development of Bangladesh. The study can be helpful for the policy makers to identify, formulate and implement the effect policies for the economic growth of the country.

Keywords: GDP, Inflation, Bangladesh, Exchange rate, COVID-19

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Khan, M. F. H. (2021). Impact of Exchange Rate on Economic Growth of Bangladesh. European Journal of Business and Management Research, 6(3), 173-175. https://doi.org/10.24018/ejbmr.2021.6.3.891