UTL Repository >
ISEG - Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão / ISEG - School of Economics & Management Lisbon >
Departamento de Economia / Department of Economics >
DE - Documentos de trabalho / Working Papers >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10400.5/2127

Title: Quality of public finances and growth
Authors: Afonso, António
Ebert, Werner
Schuknecht, Ludger
Thone, Michael
Keywords: quality of public finances
efficiency
growth
Issue Date: Feb-2005
Publisher: European Central Bank
Citation: Afonso, António ... [et al.]. 2005. "Quality of public finances and growth". European Central Bank working paper series nº 438-2005
Series/Report no.: European Central Bank working paper series;nº 438-2005
Abstract: In this paper we review the linkages between the quality of public finances, that is, the level and composition of public expenditure and its financing via revenue and deficits, and economic growth. We review the various channels through which public finances affect growth and its underlying determinants (institutional framework, employment, savings and investment, innovation). The paper addresses the approaches used to assess the performance and efficiency of public spending, and surveys the empirical findings on the impact of fiscal variables on sustained economic growth.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10400.5/2127
ISSN: 1725-2806
Publisher version: http://www.ecb.int/pub/pdf/scpwps/ecbwp438.pdf
Appears in Collections:DE - Documentos de trabalho / Working Papers

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
ecbwp438.pdf818.45 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Statistics
FacebookTwitterDeliciousLinkedInDiggGoogle BookmarksMySpaceOrkut
Formato BibTex mendeley Endnote Logotipo do DeGóis 

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

 

 
Estamos no RCAAP Governo Português separator Ministério da Educação e Ciência   Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

Financiado por:

POS_C UE