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The Dimensions Affecting Investment Resulting Stabilized Economic Growth In Bangladesh: Perception Analysis Of Investors And Bankers


  • ISLAM Mohammad Saiful

    (Department of Business Administration, Leading University Sylhet, Bangladesh)

  • PATTAK Dulal Chandra

    (Prime Bank Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh)


The purpose of the study is to identify the impact of some assumed dimensions as vital reasons for investment sluggishness in Bangladesh resulting stabilized GDP growth rate around 6 percent over last decade in spite of having some favorable microeconomic and macroeconomic indicators such as controlled inflation rate, huge foreign exchange reserve, export growth etc. The study is descriptive in nature where correlation, regression and trend analysis have been conducted from the data of primary and secondary sources. The result of the analysis shows that mainly five important dimensions of investment sluggishness named high lending interest rate, corruption in public and private organizations, political unrest, inadequate power generation and supply and infrastructure problem are significantly affecting investment sluggishness in Bangladesh resulting stabilized GDP growth rate. At the end of the research paper, some measures have been recommended to overcome the obstacles of investment growth.

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  • ISLAM Mohammad Saiful & PATTAK Dulal Chandra, 2017. "The Dimensions Affecting Investment Resulting Stabilized Economic Growth In Bangladesh: Perception Analysis Of Investors And Bankers," Studies in Business and Economics, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 12(1), pages 85-94, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:blg:journl:v:12:y:2017:i:1:p:85-94

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