Project

Structural determinants of government spending multipliers

Duration
01 October 2013 → 30 September 2017
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Agricultural and natural resource economics, environmental and ecological economics
    • Economic growth and aggregate productivity
    • Macroeconomic policy, macroeconomic aspects of public finance and general outlook
    • Monetary policy, central banking and the supply of money and credit
    • Money and interest rates
    • Prices, business fluctuations and cycles
    • Macroeconomics and monetary economics not elsewhere classified
Keywords
fiscal multiplier DSGE SVAR
 
Project description

In this project, we analyze the structural determinants of the fiscal multiplier over time and across countries. We use structural vector autoregressive techniques, as well as dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models to do so.