Journal of
Economics and International Finance

  • Abbreviation: J. Econ. Int. Finance
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9812
  • DOI: 10.5897/JEIF
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 298

Table of Content: October 2014; 6(10)

October 2014

Savings, investment and economic growth in Ethiopia: Evidence from ARDL approach to co-integration and TYDL Granger-causality tests

This paper examines the causal relationship among savings, investment and economic growth in Ethiopia using annual time series data from 1969/70-2010/11 in a multivariate framework. Results from the PP unit root test shows that all variables under consideration are I(1). Result from the ARDL Bounds Testing indicates that there exists co-integration among gross domestic savings, gross domestic investment, real gross...

Author(s): Shimelis Kebede Hundie

October 2014

The validity of the purchasing power parity in intermediate and flexible exchange rate regimes: Empirical evidence from Turkey

The aim of this paper is to analyze empirically the validity of the purchasing power parity (PPP) hypothesis for Turkey under intermediate and flexible exchange rate regimes. In this framework, the periods where intermediate (January 1994-February 2001) and flexible (March 2001-September 2012) exchange rate regimes implemented in Turkey were taken as a base. The estimation results show that foreign exchange rate regimes...

Author(s): Bahar Erdal and Abuzer Pınar