|A. EPUI-2 Newspapers||358.34,226.28,322.44,228.17,160.81,172.56|| Index|| 358.34|| 226.28|| 322.44|| 228.17|| 160.81|| 172.56|
|B. EPUI-4 Newspapers||342.33,205.58,294.84,194.54,147.96,147.41|| Index|| 342.33|| 205.58|| 294.84|| 194.54|| 147.96|| 147.41|
|Business Area||Monetary and Financial Sector|
|Dataset Name||Economic Policy Uncertainty (EPU) Index|
|Dataset Description||Economic Policy Uncertainty is an index to measure the policy-related economic uncertainty in Pakistan, based on articles pertaining to the Economy (E), Policy (P) and Uncertainty (U) published in four leading English language Pakistani newspapers; Business Recorder, Express Tribune, Dawn and The News. It is calculated on monthly basis.
Policymakers / researchers / analysts use EPU to measure the level of uncertainty and stress in the economy and it facilitates in their macroeconomic analysis, policy and decision-making process.|
|Data Source||State Bank of Pakistan|
|Last Refresh Date||04-Nov-2022|