Impact of Temporary Fiscal Shocks on the Canadian Economy

  • Jean-Philippe Cayen, Hélène Desgagnés
  • Published 2009


In this paper, we assess the e¤ects of temporary …scal shocks on the Canadian economy using the structural vector autoregression approach. We consider distinct shocks to government spending and tax revenues, and we confront three types of identi…cation approaches. The …rst one is the recursive approach based on the Cholesky decomposition. The second… (More)
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@inproceedings{Cayen2009ImpactOT, title={Impact of Temporary Fiscal Shocks on the Canadian Economy}, author={Jean-Philippe Cayen and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Desgagn{\'e}s}, year={2009} }