The query whether government expenditure will effectively assist economic recovery amidst Covid-19 outbreak is still puzzled. For instance, Chang and Velasco (2020) argued that the space for governmentâ€™s incentives in tackling the severity of pandemic is unce tain, however, may be quite large. Further, it is also essential to consider that the paucity of evidence-based literature in the context of causal relationship between government expenditure and economic growth have led to a renewed empirical research and attracted a lot of interest from economists in the last decade. In this frame of refer- ence, to indicate whether government expenditure causes economic growth or economic growth causes increased government expenditure is the fundamental issue that continuously arise.
|Title of host publication||BUILDING ECONOMIC RESILIENCE IN THE PANDEMIC ERA|
|Editors||Maxensius Tri Sambodo, Rita Helbra Tenrini, Riznaldi Akbar|
|Place of Publication||Jakarta|
|Publisher||PT Gramedia Pustaka Utama|
|Publication status||Published - 2021|