Political Decisions, Defence and Growth
AbstractConsidering the importance of military expenditures on political and economical success of a government, this empirical study analyzes the relations between political stability, economic growth and military expenditures. Based on the theoretical model developed by Blomberg (1996), the vector autoregression analyzes results for a democratic country indicates the significance of military expenditures on political stability and private sector investment decisions.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 2520.
Date of creation: 2006
Date of revision: Feb 2007
Defense; Political Stability; Growth; VAR;
Other versions of this item:
- C32 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models; Diffusion Processes
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2007-04-14 (All new papers)
- NEP-CDM-2007-04-14 (Collective Decision-Making)
- NEP-POL-2007-04-14 (Positive Political Economics)
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