Infrastructure and Income Distribution in ASEAN-5
AbstractAdequate infrastructure has long been viewed as an important factor in economic development. Based on regressions covering 76 advanced and emerging market economies, this paper estimates the impact of infrastructure and investment on income distribution. It finds that better infrastructure, both quality and quantity, promotes income equality, while the link between investment and income distribution is weak.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Monetary Fund in its series IMF Working Papers with number 13/41.
Date of creation: 11 Feb 2013
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2013-09-26 (All new papers)
- NEP-DEV-2013-09-26 (Development)
- NEP-PBE-2013-09-26 (Public Economics)
- NEP-SEA-2013-09-26 (South East Asia)
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- Barro, Robert J, 2000. " Inequality and Growth in a Panel of Countries," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, Springer, vol. 5(1), pages 5-32, March.
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