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Winter 12-19-2020


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I am submitting my original research work for your esteemed journal and I am confident the paper will meet the quality standards of your journal.


Shabir Hussain


Fiscal policy has been a topic of research interest for researchers. It plays a very important role in the economic growth of any country. Fiscal policy does not only achieve economic development, but eliminates the hindrances that assist economic stability. Based on the significance of the term. This paper evaluates the research output of the term fiscal policy since 1970 in different fields using the Scopus database. The data was collected from the Scopus database and were analyzed using Microsoft Excel to analyze the research trends on fiscal policy. It is concluded that fiscal policy has been a topic of researchers' focus since 1970 but higher attempts are made after 2000. Most of the researchers prefer journal article publications and only 1% are in the press, whereas all other articles are already published. Most of the publications are published in the English language and the researcher from the field of Economics, Econometrics & Finance, Social Sciences and Business, Management & Accounting are publishing the most on fiscal policy. This paper will assist the junior researchers to find the gap and design their future research on fiscal policy as this paper compiles the database of the last five decades available on Scopus.