Title: Economic convergence of the Western Balkans towards the EU-15
Other Titles: Convergencia económica de los Balcanes Occidentales hacia la ue-15
Convergência econômica dos Bálcãs Ocidentais à UE-15
Authors: Nagy, Sándor Gyula
Siljak, Dzenita
Keywords: CONVERGENCIA BETA
BALCANES OCCIDENTALES
UNIÓN EUROPEA
ANTIGUOS ESTADOS MIEMBROS
CRECIMIENTO ECONÓMICO
Issue Date: Jan-2019
Publisher: Universidad Católica de Colombia. Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Administrativas
Citation: Nagy, S. y Siljak, D. (2019). Convergencia económica de los Balcanes Occidentales hacia la UE-15. Revista Finanzas y Política Económica, 11 (1), 41-53. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14718/revfinanzpolitecon.2019.11.1.3
Abstract: El objetivo de este estudio es analizar la convergencia beta de los países de los Balcanes Occidentales hacia los Estados miembros de la UE-15 en el periodo 2004-2016 y dos subperiodos: 2004-2008 y 2009-2013. La convergencia beta se basa en la teoría del crecimiento neoclásico y pone a prueba la hipótesis de que los países pobres tienden a crecer más rápido que los países ricos, en términos per cápita. Los hallazgos empíricos apoyan la hipótesis de convergencia económica, con tasas de convergencia que van del 1.1% al 2.3%. Los resultados muestran que la reciente crisis financiera afectó negativamente el proceso de convergencia absoluta y condicional, cuando se incluyen variables económicas. La principal limitación de la investigación es la disponibilidad de datos.
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URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10983/23681
ISSN: 2248-6046
Is part of: Revista Finanzas y Política Económica , Vol. 11, no. 1 (ene. – jun.) p. 41-53.
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