Public Policies and Private Savings and Investment in Sub-Saharan Africa : An Empirical Investigation »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Dhaneshwar Ghura , and Michael Hadjimichael
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 1995
Keywords: private investment, standard deviation, equation, dummy variables, correlation
This paper assesses empirically the role of public policies in stimulating private savings and investment in sub-Saharan African countries, based on data for the period 1986-92. The main findings of the analysis ar...