PUBLIC DEBT AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC ISLANDS: A CASE STUDY OF FIJI

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T.K. Jayaraman; Chee-Keong Choong;
(2006)
  • Journal: Journal Of Economic Development, volume 31, issue 2 December, pages 107-121
  • Subject: Public Debt, Government Expenditure, Growth, Cointergration, Causality
    • jel: jel:H5 | jel:H6

Growing public debt of Fiji has been causing concerns all around. As part of countercyclical measures, the Government stepped up public expenditure from 2001 in response to the adverse consequences of the 2000 civilian coup, which witnessed a decline in investor confide... View more
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