Financial Institutions and Growth

Description

5-yearly observations of 78 countries from 1960 to 1995

number of observations : 546

country : world

economic topic : macroeconomics

econometrics topic : dynamic model

Usage

1

Format

A dataframe containing :

country

country name

period

period

growth

growth rate * 100

privo

log private credit / GDP

lly

log liquid liabilities / GDP

btot

log bank credit/total credit

lgdp

log initial gdp per capita (PPP)

sec

mean years of secondary schooling

gov

log government spending / GDP

lbmp

log(1 black market premium)

lpi

log(1 + inflation rate)

trade

log (imports + exports)/GDP

Source

http://www.cgdev.org/content/publications/detail/14256.

References

Levine, Ross, Norman Loayza and Thorsten Beck (2000) “Financial intermediation and growth: causality and causes”, Journal of Monetary Economics, 46, 31-77.

Roodman, David (2009) “A note on the theme of two many instruments”, Oxford Bulletin of Economics an Statistics, 71(1), 135–158.

See Also

Index.Economics, Index.Econometrics

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