Government expenditure and economic growth in Malaysia

Doris binti, Arichat Enggoh (2006) Government expenditure and economic growth in Malaysia. [Project Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The study set out to investigate the causality pattern between economic growth and government expenditure during period 1960 to 2004 in Malaysia. Furthermore, it indicates the research of long run equilibrium by using the Johansen’s cointegration procedures. In this research, the Granger causality technique is being adopted for two specifications of models: linear model and double logarithm model. In comparison to both results, it tends to support the Wagner’s law, which the government expenditure causes the economic growth in Malaysia. These empirical tests have shown that the economic growth is strongly endogenous for Malaysia.

Item Type: Project Report
Additional Information: Project report (B.Sc. ) - Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2006
Uncontrolled Keywords: Finance, Public--Malaysia, Expenditures, Public--Malaysia, Budget process, Expenditures, public, UNIMAS, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, IPTA, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, undergraduate
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 13 May 2015 03:06
Last Modified: 13 May 2015 03:06
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/7441

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