Front Matter
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Middle East and Central Asia (MCD)

Contents

  • Abstract

  • I. Introduction

  • II. Stylized Facts: Trade and Financial Linkages Within GCC

  • III. Empirical Evidence of Real Spillovers

    • A. Empirical Strategy

    • B. Empirical Findings

  • IV. Empirical Evidence of Financial Markets Comovements

    • A. Empirical Strategy

    • B. Empirical Findings

  • V. Conclusion

  • VI. References

  • Tables

  • 1. Summary Statistics

  • 2. Determinants of the GCC Non-Oil Real GDP Growth: Panel Regressions

  • 3. Determinants of the GCC Equity Returns and Bond Spreads: Panel Regression

  • 4. Determinants of the GCC Equity Returns and Bond Spreads: Panel Regression

  • Figures

  • 1. GCC Non-Oil Exports

  • 2. Saudi Arabia’s Imports from GCC Countries

  • 3. Tourism Exposure to Saudi Arabia

  • 4. GCC: Inward Direct Investment, 2015

  • 5. GCC: Portfolio Investment Asset, 2015

  • 6. Change in Bank Foreign Assets and Liabilities

  • 7. Real and Financial Sector Co-Movements Within GCC

Saudi’s Growth and Financial Spillovers to Other GCC Countries: An Empirical Analysis
Author: Mr. Olumuyiwa S Adedeji, Mr. Sohaib Shahid, and Ling Zhu