The impact of the liberalization of foreign trade in the growth of the industrial sector in Jordan For the period (1990 – 2012)

Abstract

The foreign trade sector is considered one of the important sectors due to effective role in various fields, as is the importance of research that deals with an important topic, and a contemporary and high impact economic, social and political is represented by liberalization Foreign Trade of Jordan and resulting from the effects of realized and the future , one of the threads that combine tradition and modernity at the same time in the economic literature. The hypothesis of the research is that the liberalization of foreign trade had a positive impact on economic growth, and after the economic reforms and structural adjustment programs and bring about structural changes in the industrial structure and foreign trade sector there was a positive relationship between liberalization of foreign trade and the growth of the industrial sector in Jordan . The research aims at studying and analyzing the impact of liberalization of foreign trade in the growth of the industrial sector in Jordan within the framework of a typical econometric applied to collect information and data from official sources and Internet web sites as well as usage of the method of theoretical and quantitative analysis to reach at a set of conclusions and proposals.