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dc.contributor.authorAdam, Willie
dc.date.accessioned2017-04-26T06:43:49Z
dc.date.available2017-04-26T06:43:49Z
dc.date.issued2016
dc.identifier.citationAdam, W. (2014). Modelling the impact of energy use on economic growth: The case of Zimbabwe (Unpublished master's thesis). University of Zimbabwe.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10646/3145
dc.description.abstractThis study investigated the impact energy use has on Zimbabwe’s economic growth using time series data spanning the period 1980-2011. Pesaran et al’ (2001) bounds testing approach, which does not require pretesting of variables for unit root and its associated error correction model has been employed in data analysis. The findings show that energy use and economic growth are cointegrated and that energy use Granger cause economic growth. Increase in current energy use was found to more than proportionately increase economic growth in Zimbabwe. Policy interventions that promote energy generation and use are recommended to stimulate economic growthen_US
dc.description.sponsorshipZimbabwe Economic Policy Analysis and Research Unit (ZEPARU)en_US
dc.language.isoen_ZWen_US
dc.subjectEconomic Growthen_US
dc.subjectEnergy useen_US
dc.subjectZimbabween_US
dc.titleModelling the impact of energy use on economic growth: The case of Zimbabween_US
thesis.degree.advisorMumbengegwi, Clever
thesis.degree.countryZimbabween_US
thesis.degree.disciplineEconomicsen_US
thesis.degree.facultyFaculty of Social Studiesen_US
thesis.degree.grantorUniversity of Zimbabween_US
thesis.degree.grantoremailspecialcol@uzlib.uz.ac.zw
thesis.degree.levelMScen_US
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Science in Economicsen_US
thesis.degree.thesistypeThesisen_US
dc.date.defense2014-03


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