Institutions, Fiscal Performance, and Development Trajectories in ECOWAS: Implications for Sustainability
This chapter examines the extent to which institutions affect fiscal performance in 15 West African countries (1996–2012). Employing the Feasible Generalized Least Squares (FGLS) estimator, and using institutional indicators of government effectiveness, political stability, rule of law, regulatory quality, and control of corruption, the main argument of this chapter is that, among other...
Published at Financing Sustainable Development in Africa
Published in 2018
Beecroft, I., Osabuohien, E. S. and Olurinola, I. O.
Beecroft Ibukun » Beecroft is an Economics Researcher and Faculty at Covenant University (CU), Nigeria, from where she holds both a bachelor and doctorate degree in Economics. Her master’s degree in Finance and Development was obtained from the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies, United Kingdom. She has prior experience working with the Office for National Statistics, London,... view full profile
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