The Income Inequality and Domestic Terrorism Nexus: Fresh Evidence from Pakistan

  • Muhammad Shahbaz COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore-54000, Pakistan
  • Faridul Islam Department of Economics, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD 21251
  • Muhammad Sabihuddin Butt Applied Economic Research Centre, Islamabad-44000, Pakistan

Abstract

We examine the relationship between income inequality and domestic terrorism economic growth, education and trade openness. Results indicate that rise in income-inequality promotes terrorism. Lopsided economic growth and unequal access to education accentuate inequality and contribute to terrorism.

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Published
2014-10-27
How to Cite
SHAHBAZ, Muhammad; ISLAM, Faridul; BUTT, Muhammad Sabihuddin. The Income Inequality and Domestic Terrorism Nexus: Fresh Evidence from Pakistan. Sukkur IBA Journal of Management and Business, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, p. 102-111, oct. 2014. ISSN 2410-1885. Available at: <http://journal.iba-suk.edu.pk:8089/SIBAJournals/index.php/sijmb/article/view/82>. Date accessed: 17 july 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.30537/sijmb.v1i1.82.