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Academic Journal of Business & Management, 2020, 2(5); doi: 10.25236/AJBM.2020.020502.

Research on Regional Economic Vitality Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process


Zekun Wang, Xinzhu Chen, Sihao Fu and Nvze Wu*

Corresponding Author:
Nvze Wu

School of International Business, Tianjin Foreign Studies University, Tianjin, China
*Corresponding author e-mail: duoerxs@163.com


We identified eight major factors affecting regional economic vitality development based on the given indicators. The factors influencing the regional economic vitality are comprehensively evaluated by AHP (Analytical Hierarchy Process), so 8 indexes can be selected for analysis. The significant factors for different specific regions to improve their economic vitality include: talent attraction policy, permanent population, social security and investment attraction. Then, we select Shenzhen as the research object to analyze relevant factors to Shenzhen GDP to analogy its impact on the economic vitality. The relevant factors are as the following: (1) The added value of the primary industry O, the increase of the secondary industry Value S, tertiary industry added value T, high-tech manufacturing value added H, modern service industry added value M, advanced manufacturing value added A; (2) Shenzhen resident population n; (3) Shenzhen enterprises N. Finally, by collecting relevant data for Shenzhen from 2011 to 2019, we studied the following problems: (1) Shenzhen GDP Multiple linear regression model of the structure. (2) The changes in Shenzhen resident population in the coming years and its impact on the economic vitality of Shenzhen. (3) The impact of the enterprises on the economic vitality of Shenzhen.


city attractiveness, number of enterprises, number of permanent residents

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Zekun Wang, Xinzhu Chen, Sihao Fu and Nvze Wu. Research on Regional Economic Vitality Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process. Academic Journal of Business & Management (2020) Vol. 2, Issue 5: 14-20. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJBM.2020.020502.


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