Bosupeng, Mpho (2017): On the Effects of the BRICS on World Economic Growth. Published in: Journal of Statistics Applications & Probability , Vol. 2, No. 6 (2017): pp. 429439.

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Abstract
The purpose of this empirical study is to examine the potential effects of the BRICS on other economies’ economic growth over the period 19602013. This investigation deploys the Saikkonen and Lu ̈tkepohl cointegration methodology to validate long run relations between Brazil and China’s economic growth and other nation’s output growth. The study further uses the Toda and Yamamoto approach to Granger causality to examine long run causal links between the BRICS economic growth. The results show that all countries exhibit long run relations with China and Brazil’s economic growth. In addition, the results prove that Brazil’s economic growth is induced by South Africa, China and India’s economic growth.
Item Type:  MPRA Paper 

Original Title:  On the Effects of the BRICS on World Economic Growth 
English Title:  On the Effects of the BRICS on World Economic Growth 
Language:  English 
Keywords:  economic growth; BRICS; developing economies; economic integration. 
Subjects:  F  International Economics > F0  General > F02  International Economic Order and Integration 
Item ID:  81757 
Depositing User:  Mr Mpho Bosupeng 
Date Deposited:  03 Oct 2017 14:54 
Last Modified:  03 Oct 2017 14:54 
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