Abu Mansor, Shazali and Abdul Karim, Bakri (2011): Subsidy and export: Malaysian case.
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This paper examines the long-run relationship between subsidies and export for the case of Malaysia using annual data from 1976 to 2010 and cointegration test. The results show that the subsidies significantly influence export in the long-run. This support the argument by the non-neo-classical economists’ propagation that export promotion requires a pro-active government role in the economy. This study has shed some lights that subsidy may not be detrimental to an economy.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Subsidy and export: Malaysian case|
|English Title:||Subsidy and Export: Malaysian Case|
|Keywords:||Subsidies; Export; Cointegration|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance > F40 - General
H - Public Economics > H2 - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue > H25 - Business Taxes and Subsidies
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models; Single Variables > C22 - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models
|Depositing User:||Bakri Abdul Karim|
|Date Deposited:||01. Mar 2012 12:08|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 06:53|
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