Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa

 

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dc.contributor.advisor Mama, Albert Touna en_ZA
dc.contributor.advisor Kotzé, Kevin en_ZA
dc.contributor.author Searle, Peter en_ZA
dc.date.accessioned 2015-01-15T08:58:27Z
dc.date.available 2015-01-15T08:58:27Z
dc.date.issued 2012 en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Searle, P. 2012. Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa. University of Cape Town. en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12194
dc.description Includes abstract. en_ZA
dc.description Includes bibliographical references. en_ZA
dc.description.abstract This paper investigates the link between fiscal policy and the current account in post-apartheid South Africa using Bayesian-Vector Autoregressions (BVARs). Consistent with the predictions of the twin deficit hypothesis, the analysis reports a strong positive relationship between the government budget balance and the current account. en_ZA
dc.language.iso eng en_ZA
dc.subject.other Applied Economics en_ZA
dc.title Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa en_ZA
dc.type Master Thesis
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Thesis en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Commerce en_ZA
dc.publisher.department School of Economics en_ZA
dc.type.qualificationlevel Masters
dc.type.qualificationname MCom en_ZA
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dc.identifier.apacitation Searle, P. (2012). <i>Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa</i>. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Commerce ,School of Economics. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12194 en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitation Searle, Peter. <i>"Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa."</i> Thesis., University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Commerce ,School of Economics, 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12194 en_ZA
dc.identifier.vancouvercitation Searle P. Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa. [Thesis]. University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Commerce ,School of Economics, 2012 [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12194 en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Thesis / Dissertation AU - Searle, Peter AB - This paper investigates the link between fiscal policy and the current account in post-apartheid South Africa using Bayesian-Vector Autoregressions (BVARs). Consistent with the predictions of the twin deficit hypothesis, the analysis reports a strong positive relationship between the government budget balance and the current account. DA - 2012 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 2012 T1 - Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa TI - Fiscal policy and the current account evidence from South Africa UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12194 ER - en_ZA


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