|A. EPUI-2 Newspapers||166.74,185.02,247.86,219.62,194.57,150.71|| Index|| 166.74|| 185.02|| 247.86|| 219.62|| 194.57|| 150.71|
|B. EPUI-4 Newspapers||140.24,167.61,228.83,229.84,174.63,159.96|| Index|| 140.24|| 167.61|| 228.83|| 229.84|| 174.63|| 159.96|
|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||13-Apr-2023|