Saving investment correlation in South Asia - a panel approach

Wahid, Abu N. M. and Salahuddin, Mohammad and Noman, Abdullah M. (2008) Saving investment correlation in South Asia - a panel approach. European Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Sciences (11). pp. 153-159. ISSN 1450-2275

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Using Fixed Effect, Random Effect and between or CS models, we find that there is low correlation between saving and investment in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Nepal. However this result does not necessarily imply high capital mobility in these countries as capital mobility is influenced by other factors also such as the economic size, differences in financial structure across countries, fiscal policy coordination etc.

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Additional Information: © EuroJournals, Inc. 2008. This publication is copyright. It may be reproduced in whole or in part for the purposes of study, research, or review, but is subject to the inclusion of an acknowledgment of the source.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - No Department
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2015 06:20
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2017 04:23
Uncontrolled Keywords: saving-investment correlation; panel data; F-H puzzle
Fields of Research : 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1502 Banking, Finance and Investment > 150205 Investment and Risk Management
14 Economics > 1402 Applied Economics > 140202 Economic Development and Growth
14 Economics > 1403 Econometrics > 140304 Panel Data Analysis
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 91 Economic Framework > 9101 Macroeconomics > 910109 Savings and Investments

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