Kucukkale, Yakup and Yamak, Rahmi (2012): Cointegration, causality and Wagner’s law with disaggregated data: evidence from Turkey, 1968-2004.
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Recent developments in time series analysis have encouraged the economists to re-examine their findings about the Wagner’s Law. That is why, the aggregation in public expenditures may lead some contradictions, disaggregated analyses should perform to have more consistent results. In this paper, the cointegration and causal relationships have re-examined between public expenditure and economic growth by using disaggregated annual data over the period of 1968-2004 for Turkish economy. Obtained results show that there is no common trend between these variables in the long-run. In the short-run, however, there is a strong and bidirectional causal relationship between public investment expenditures and economic growth.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Cointegration, causality and Wagner’s law with disaggregated data: evidence from Turkey, 1968-2004|
|Keywords:||Wagner's Law, Cointegration, Causality, disaggregated data, public expenditures, economic growth|
|Subjects:||E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy, and General Outlook > E62 - Fiscal Policy
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O2 - Development Planning and Policy > O23 - Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Development
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C12 - Hypothesis Testing: General
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B2 - History of Economic Thought since 1925 > B22 - Macroeconomics
|Depositing User:||Yakup Kucukkale|
|Date Deposited:||24. Feb 2012 15:27|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 21:50|
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