publication . Article . Other literature type . 2009

Investor protections and economic growth

Jamal Ibrahim Haidar;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Apr 2009
  • Country: United States
Abstract
Using objective measures of investor protections in 170 countries, I establish that the level of investor protection matters for cross-country differences in GDP growth: countries with stronger protections tend to grow faster than those with poor investor protections.
Subjects
free text keywords: Production E230 [Macroeconomics], Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy E440, Government Policy and Regulation G180 [General Financial Markets], Financial Markets [Economic Development], Saving and Capital Investment, Corporate Finance and Governance O160, Measurement of Economic Growth, Aggregate Productivity, Cross-Country Output Convergence O470, Corporate governance, Financial system, Economics, Accredited investor, Self-dealing, Microeconomics, Investor protection
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2009

Investor protections and economic growth

Jamal Ibrahim Haidar;