Is public infrastructure productive? Evidence from Chile

Mamatzakis, E C and Albala-Bertrand, J M (2001) Is public infrastructure productive? Evidence from Chile. Applied Economics Letters, 8 (3). pp. 195-198. ISSN 1350-4851

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This study assesses the extent to which public infrastructures have contributed to output in the Chilean economy over the period 1960–1995. For the long-run, it uses a vector error correction model for cointegration tests, while for the short-run, it resorts to the use of impulse response functions and variance decompositions. The results appear to show that public infrastructures in Chile have been significantly productive.

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Schools and Departments: University of Sussex Business School > Business and Management
Subjects: H Social Sciences
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