Macroeconomic Indicators and Stock Market Development on Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from ASEAN Countries

Endah Dewi Purnamasari, Budi Setiawan, Muhammad Bahrul Ulum
2020 Sriwijaya International Journal of Dynamic Economics and Business  
ASEAN region takes benefit from a great financial integration; however, this region has been subjected to external economic shock. This study focused on analyzing the impact of macroeconomic indicators and stock market development on economic growth in ASEAN countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, The Philippines, and Vietnam) for the period from 2008 to 2018. The panel data was employed to determine how market capitalization, turnover ratio, real interest rate, and inflation have
more » ... and inflation have impact on economic growth in ASEAN. This study revealed that all stock market development variables have positive impact on economic growth, but the correlation between real interest rate and inflation was negative. As a result, this study recommends that ASEAN authorities should focus on stock market development as well as control macroeconomic variables prudently to boost economic growth
doi:10.29259/sijdeb.v3i4.271-282 fatcat:tturhwem3zhbfhttcorh5jjz54