Ricardian Equivalence, Twin Deficits, and the Feldstein-Horioka puzzle in Egypt

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Carlos Marinheiro;
(2006)
  • Subject: Twin deficits; current account deficit; Feldstein-Horioka puzzle; Egypt; Fiscal policy
    • jel: jel:E62 | jel:H6 | jel:F32 | jel:O55
    mesheuropmc: humanities

Egypt has presented important budget imbalances. This paper tries to evaluate whether Egypt’s public deficit has had any impact on current account imbalances, examining the validity of the twin deficit hypothesis for Egypt. We conclude for the presence of a (weak) long-... View more
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