Why Us? >>

  • - Open Access
  • - Peer-reviewed
  • - Rapid publication
  • - Lifetime hosting
  • - Free indexing service
  • - Free promotion service
  • - More citations
  • - Search engine friendly

Free SCIRP Newsletters>>

Add your e-mail address to receive free newsletters from SCIRP.


Contact Us >>

WhatsApp  +86 18163351462(WhatsApp)
Paper Publishing WeChat
Book Publishing WeChat
(or Email:book@scirp.org)

Article citations


M. J. Browne, J. W Chung, and E. W. Frees, “International Property-Liability Insurance Consumption,” The Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 67, No. 1, 2000, pp. 73-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/253677

has been cited by the following article:

  • TITLE: Relationship between Insurance and Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan African: A Panel Data Analysis

    AUTHORS: Taiwo Akinlo, Olumuyiwa Tolulope Apanisile

    KEYWORDS: Insurance Sector; Economic Growth; Panel Data Analysis

    JOURNAL NAME: Modern Economy, Vol.5 No.2, February 19, 2014

    ABSTRACT: This study examined the relationship between insurance and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa over the period 1986-2011. Pooled OLS, Fixed Effect Model and Generalized Method of Moment Panel Model were employed in the estimation. The estimations of the dynamic panel-data results show that insurance has positive and significance impact on economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa. This shows that premium contributes to economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa which means that a well-developed insurance sector is necessary for the economic development, as it provides long-term investments for economic growth and simultaneously strengthening risk-taking abilities. The results also show that human capita has positive significant impact on economic growth. Openness and interest rate have negative and statistical significant on economic growth.