Negin, Vahideh and Abd Rashid, Zakariah and Nikopour, Hesam (2010): The Causal Relationship between Corruption and Poverty: A Panel Data Analysis.
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Most of the studies which have investigated the link between corruption and poverty may draw conclusions on causality in the form of models that only show correlation. This study is set out to investigate the Granger causal relationship between corruption and poverty. It uses dynamic panel system GMM estimators, focuses on capability poverty using human poverty index (HPI) and is based on a sample of 97 developing countries during 1997-2006. The empirical findings reveal that corruption and poverty go together, with bidirectional causality.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The Causal Relationship between Corruption and Poverty: A Panel Data Analysis|
|English Title:||The Causal Relationship between Corruption and Poverty: A Panel Data Analysis|
|Keywords:||Corruption, Poverty, Panel Data Analysis|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models ; Single Variables > C23 - Panel Data Models ; Spatio-temporal Models
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I3 - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
K - Law and Economics > K4 - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior > K42 - Illegal Behavior and the Enforcement of Law
|Depositing User:||Hesam Nikopour|
|Date Deposited:||10. Sep 2010 17:32|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 04:30|
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