Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Charalambos Tsangarides
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2012
Keywords: International Growth, survival analysis, robustness, Bayesian Model Averaging, terms of trade, inflation, trade growth, per capita income, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: General
Do growth spells in Africa end because of bad realizations of the same factors that influence growth spells in the rest of the world, or because of different factors altogether? To answer this question, we examine...