public investment

Publication date: 4 May 2018 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Macroeconomics | External authors: Pain, N, Rusticelli, E, Salins, V, Turner, D | JEL classification: C5, E6 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 244 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
There is a strong case for boosting public investment in many countries based on identified country-specific structural weaknesses and the relatively low levels of such investment. This paper analyses the potential macroeconomic benefits of increased public investment using simulations on NiGEM....