The Size and Evolution of the Government Spending Multiplier in France

Focusing on government spending on private goods and services from 1980 to 2010, we find that the fiscal multiplier in France is significant and close to 1 on impact and becomes statistically insignificant after about 3 years. Moreover, using a time-varying SVAR model, we conclude (1) that this mult...

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Main Author: Guillaume Cléaud
Matthieu Lemoine
Pierre-Alain Pionnier
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: GENES 01.09.2017
published in: Annals of economics and statistics no. 127; pp. 95 - 122
Data of publication: 20170901
ISSN: 2115-4430
EISSN: 1968-3863
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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