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Federal government debt and economic growth: Evidence from Malaysia

Siti Nurazira Mohd Daud () and Jan Podivinsky ()

Progress in Development Studies, 2015, vol. 15, issue 3, 253-256

Abstract: This article conducts an investigation into the effect of federal government debt on Malaysia’s economic growth with the application of threshold regression. The result reveals that, beyond the government debt threshold level, the country is experiencing a positive effect on economic growth.

Keywords: government debt; economic growth; Malaysia; threshold regression (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2015
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