Aid And Growth: Empirical Evidence From Pacific Island Countries

Lau, Evan and Jayaraman, T.K (2011) Aid And Growth: Empirical Evidence From Pacific Island Countries. Journal of Academic Research in Economics, 3 (2). pp. 122-135. ISSN 2066-0855

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The Pacific island countries (PICs) have been among the world’s top ten recipients of official development assistance (ODA) on a per capita basis. This paper seeks to examine the effectiveness of external aid by undertaking a panel data study covering five countries in the South Pacific, namely Fiji, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu utilizing the annual data over a twenty-five year period.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pacific Islands; foreign aid; growth; panel cointegration; Pedroni tests, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Ab Rahim
Date Deposited: 10 Oct 2017 02:37
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2017 02:37

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