Causality between Electricity Consumption & Economic growth : Empirical Evidence from India
AbstractIn this study ,an attempt has been made to investigate causality between electricity consumption and economic growth in India by adopting Granger Engel causality model for 1960-2006 period .Test results shows that electricity consumption has positive effect on economic growth. The paper support for the reforms in power sector and indicates that electricity act as a catalyst in realizing various social and economic goals.
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Date of creation: 08 Oct 2009
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Electricity consumption; Economic growth ; Granger Engel causality; India .;
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- NEP-ENE-2010-06-04 (Energy Economics)
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