Electricity Consumption and Economic Growth : Evidence from 17 Taiwanese Industries

@inproceedings{Lu2016ElectricityCA,
  title={Electricity Consumption and Economic Growth : Evidence from 17 Taiwanese Industries},
  author={Wen-Cheng Lu},
  year={2016}
}
The current paper investigates the existence and nature of the Granger causality between electricity consumption and economic growth for 17 industries in Taiwan. Empirical results over the period 1998–2014 suggest that a panel cointegration test shows a long-run equilibrium relationship and a bi-directional Granger causality between electricity and economic growth has been found. The result indicates that a 1% increase in electricity consumption boosts the real GDP by 1.72%. The government can… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
2 Extracted Citations
44 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 references

Relationship between energy and GNP

  • J. Kraft, A. Kraft
  • J. Energy Dev. 1978,
  • 1978
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

The relationship between Energy consumption and Economic Grwoth: Evidence from China’s Industrial Sectors

  • Y. Hu, S. Y. Wang
  • Energies 2015,
  • 2015
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

The empirical study among energy consumption, economic growth and energy efficiency-based on 6 industries panel cointegration model and parsimonious vector error correction model

  • G. Xu, Q. Z. Pan
  • J. Cent. Univ. Financ. Econ. 2009,
  • 2009
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Electricity consumption and economic growth in OPEC countries: A cointegrated panel analysis

  • G. Abdoli, Y. G. Farahani, S. Dastan
  • OPEC Energy Rev
  • 2015
3 Excerpts

Time Series and Panel Data Econometrics

  • M. H. Pesaren
  • 2015
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…