Government Spending and Private Activity

This chapter examines the effect of government spending on private spending, unemployment, and employment, and shows that an increase in government spending never leads to a significant rise in private spending. In fact, in most cases, it leads to a significant fall. These results imply that the gov...

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Main Author: Ramey, Valerie A
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: University of Chicago Press 13.05.2013
published in: Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis
Data of publication: 2013-05-13
ISBN: 022601844X
EISBN: 022601858X
Discipline: Political Science
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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