Are Diamonds Forever? Using the Permanent Income Hypothesis to Analyze Botswana's Reliance on Diamond Revenue

 
Author/Editor: Basdevant, Olivier
 
Publication Date: March 01, 2008
 
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Series: Working Paper No. 08/80
Subject(s): Diamonds | Botswana | Fiscal sustainability | Revenues | Economic models

Author's Keyword(s): Botswana | permanent income hypothesis | diamond-related fiscal revenue
 
English
Publication Date: March 01, 2008
Format: Paper
Stock No: WPIEA2008080 Pages: 13
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