Variable Meaning


Purchasing power parity exchange rates

The natural logarithm of purchasing power

parity exchange rates annual variation


Economic growth rate

The natural logarithm of GDP per capita

annual variation


The nominal exchange rate

The natural logarithm of nominal exchange

rate annual variation


Foreign direct investment


The ratio of foreign direct investment and GDP


Net trade condition index

The ratio of export commodities and import prices (2000 = 100)


The final consumption expenditure growth rate

An average annual growth rate of the final

consumption expenditure based on local constant currency