Infrastructure impacts on economic and social growth in Aqaba

Other Title(s)

انعكاسات البنية التحتية على النمو الاقتصادي و الاجتماعي في العقبة

Dissertant

Shakur, Raghad Ahmad Salim

Thesis advisor

al-Maayitah, Umar Nawwaf Khalid

University

Mutah University

Faculty

Faculty of Engineering

Department

Engineering Management Programe

University Country

Jordan

Degree

Master

Degree Date

2021

English Abstract

This study aimed to identify the impact of Infrastructure on Economic and Social Growth in Aqaba.

The descriptive-analytical approach was adopted by collecting information from the field and the concerned authorities.

Questionnaire was designed in this study to investigate the influence of Infrastructure on Economic and Social Growth in Aqaba.

An electronic questionnaire was distributed randomly to residents of Aqaba to reach more people.

The data was collected and analyzed by (SPSS) version 20 software.

The results showed that there is a strong and positive impact of infrastructure on economic and social growth, development of quality of life and population satisfaction.

Also, the result emphasized that Aqaba is still a developing city which suffer from lacks of many infrastructure facilities and services.

Based on the result, it is recommended to improve the infrastructure which will inevitably increase economic and social growth in Aqaba.

The local and national authorities must work hard to attract the private sector to invest in the field of infrastructure and provide facilities and encourage the partnerships between the public and private sectors.

Also, the local and national authorities need to conduct more studies to determine the shortage of infrastructure needs in Aqaba and pointing the priorities for infrastructure investment.

Main Subjects

Economy
History and Geography

No. of Pages

71

Table of Contents

Table of contents.

Abstract.

Abstract in Arabic.

Chapter One : Introduction.

Chapter Two : Theoretical framework and literature review.

Chapter Three : Design and methodology.

Chapter Four : Findings, conclusions and recommendations.

References.

American Psychological Association (APA)

Shakur, Raghad Ahmad Salim. (2021). Infrastructure impacts on economic and social growth in Aqaba. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Mutah University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1332579

Modern Language Association (MLA)

Shakur, Raghad Ahmad Salim. Infrastructure impacts on economic and social growth in Aqaba. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Mutah University. (2021).
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1332579

American Medical Association (AMA)

Shakur, Raghad Ahmad Salim. (2021). Infrastructure impacts on economic and social growth in Aqaba. (Master's theses Theses and Dissertations Master). Mutah University, Jordan
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1332579

Language

English

Data Type

Arab Theses

Record ID

BIM-1332579