Examination Of The Contribution Of Information And Communication Technologies To Economic Growth


  • Rabia AKTAŞ ŞENKARDEŞLER beykoz üniversitesi

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Seçildi:Information and Communication Technology, Economic Growth,


This study aims to examine the relation between ICT and economic growth over the period of 2000-2020 in Turkey. As the dependent variable, per capita income representing growth performance, mobile penetration, personal computer penetration, internet penetration and the digital maturity index (WEF-NRI) prepared by the World Economic form were used as independent variables. The data is obtained from the database of TUIK. And WEF.The analysis was made with the SPSS package program. The relationship between variables was investigated by correlation analysis. According to the findings, it is understood that there is a positive relationship between Information and Communication Technologies and economic growth. The strongest correlation between economic growth and ICT belongs to the NRI index. Personal computer and mobile penetration also contribute positively to economic growth, but their contribution rates are not very high.


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