Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Hamid Faruqee , and Guy Debelle
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 1996
Keywords: current account deficit, current account deficits, government debt, current account positions
This paper uses cross-section and panel data to examine the determinants of the current account. The empirics find a significant impact of the stage of development and demographic factors in the cross section. Esti...