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The relationship between insurance growth and economic development - 80 empirical papers for a review of the literature

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  • J. François Outreville

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    The objective is to examine the determinants of the relationship between insurance growth and economic development. This paper contributes to this body of research by providing an extensive literature review of empirical studies that have looked at both sides of the relationship, i.e. the demand side (economic growth is an explanatory variable among other factors that affect the demand) and the development side (insurance is a determinant of growth).

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    Paper provided by ICER - International Centre for Economic Research in its series ICER Working Papers with number 12-2011.

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    Length: 52 pages
    Date of creation: Jul 2011
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    Handle: RePEc:icr:wpicer:12-2011

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    Keywords: Insurance demand; financial development¸ economic growth.;

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