Sinha, Dipendra (1998): Economic growth and government expenditure in China.
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In this paper, I study the relationship between government expenditure and GDP in China using modern time series econometric techniques. To my knowledge, there has not been any previous study exploring such relationship for China. The regression results find general support for the existence of a strong positive relationship between government expenditure and GDP. The Granger causality tests indicate that there is some evidence that causality flows from government expenditure to GDP but not the other way around.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Economic growth and government expenditure in China|
|Keywords:||Wagner's law; government expenditure; China|
|Subjects:||E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook > E62 - Fiscal Policy
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models ; Single Variables > C22 - Time-Series Models ; Dynamic Quantile Regressions ; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models ; Diffusion Processes
|Depositing User:||Dipendra Sinha|
|Date Deposited:||04. Nov 2009 18:51|
|Last Modified:||10. Aug 2015 17:21|
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