Tax Revenue, Social Welfare and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from Nigeria

The paper investigates the role of tax revenue in the effect of social welfare on economic growth in Nigeria, for the period 1970-2013, using Vector Error Correction Model (VECM). The VECM results show that social welfare has a negative and significant impact on economic growth, while petroleum prof...

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Volume: 60
Main Author: Egbetunde, Tajudeen
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: University of Economics - Varna 2016
Икономически университет - Варна
published in: Izvestiya (Varna University of Economics. English ed.) Vol. 60; no. 3; pp. 269 - 285
Data of publication: 2016
ISSN: 2367-6361
2367-6957
EISSN: 2367-6957
Alternate Title: Tax Revenue, Social Welfare and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from Nigeria
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Central and Eastern European Online Library (C.E.E.O.L.) (DFG Nationallizenzen)
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Central and Eastern European Online Library
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