Neelesh Gounder

University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics

Private Bag, Laucala Campus

Suva

Fiji

Griffith University - Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Parklands Drive

Brisbane, Queensland QLD 4215

Australia

http://www.fijianeconomy.com

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1.

Economic Growth, Investment, Confidence and Poverty Reduction in Fiji: Semi-Rational Exuberance?

Development Policy Centre Discussion Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Neelesh Gounder and Biman Prasad
University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, Economic growth, investment, employment, poverty reduction

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Determinants of Bank Credit in Small Open Economies: The Case of Six Pacific Island Countries

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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bank private sector credit, South Pacific, cross–country analysis

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Obstacles to Bank Financing of Micro and Small Enterprises: Empirical Evidence from the Pacific with Some Policy Implications

2012, Journal of Asia Pacific Development, 19(2), 49–75.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, Pacific, financing obstacles, micro and small enterprises (MSEs), bank loans

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Determinants of Bank Net Interest Margins in Fiji: A Small Island Developing State

Applied Financial Economics, Vol. 22, 2012
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, South Pacific, bank, net interest margin

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Determinants of Resilient Bank Profitability in the PICs: Empirical Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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banks, profitability determinants, Fiji, PICs, GMM

6.

Does Finance Matter for Growth in the Small, Open Pacific Island Countries?

FIRN Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Jan 2013
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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finance, economic growth, Pacific Island countries, panel data

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Efficiency of Foreign Banks in Small Financial Sectors: Empirical Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder and Dong Xiang
Griffith University, University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Qilu University of Technology
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Does Market Power Influence High Bank Profits in the Pacific's Small Island States? Some Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Parmendra Sharma, Neelesh Gounder and Dong Xiang
Griffith University, University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Qilu University of Technology
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Fiji, bank profitability, market power, efficiency, profit persistence, DEA, GMM

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Supply Side Obstacles to Financing the Private Sector: Empirical Evidence from a Small Island Developing State

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
Parmendra Sharma and Neelesh Gounder
Griffith University and University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics
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Fiji, South Pacific, banks, financing obstacles, small island states

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How Robust is the Finance-Growth Nexus in Small Developing Countries? Empirical Evidence from Fiji

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Oct 2013
Neelesh Gounder and Parmendra Sharma
University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Griffith University
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financial development, economic growth, Fiji

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An Empirical Investigation of the Relationship between Government Revenue and Expenditure: The Case of the Fiji Islands

International Journal of Social Economics 34(3): 147-158, 2007
Posted: 07 Jun 2012
Neelesh Gounder and Paresh Kumar Narayan
University of the South Pacific - Department of Economics and Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

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