Current account determinants in ASEAN 6


  • Novi Ariyani Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Jember
  • Fajar Wahyu Priyanto Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Jember
  • Lilis Yuliati Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Jember



Current Account, GDP, Interest Rate, FDI


This study aims to analyze the factors that influence the export activity in the ASEAN region countries such as Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines and Vietnam during 2001 - 2016 by using annual data. The factors that influence gross domestic product (GDP), interest rate, foreign direct investment (FDI) and exchange rate. The method used in the research is panel Vector Error Correlation Model (PVECM). The results show that Gross Domestic Product (GDP) negatively affects the current account in the short term. The interest rate variable negatively affects the current account in the long term. The Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) variable negatively affects the current account in the long term. Furthermore, the exchange rate variable negatively affects the current account in the long term.


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How to Cite

Ariyani, N., Priyanto, F. W., & Yuliati, L. (2018). Current account determinants in ASEAN 6. Journal of Economics, Business, and Accountancy Ventura, 21(2), 219–228.