Affect Factor Analysis of the Chinese Government Administrative Costs -- Empirical Analysis Based on the Data from 1978 to 2010
At present our government administration cost has increased year by year, its growth far beyond the growth of economic and financial. This paper makes use of SPSS software, using multiple regression analysis, conduct research on the influence factors of the governmental administractive costs, based on statistical data between 1978-2010, and make nation as a research sample. The results show: the financial revenue and expenditure level, the level of economic development, the scale of the government are the main factors affecting growth of government administrative costs, with which is positive correlation. Conclusion: The key to lower government administrative costs is to reduce administrative management fee share in the government revenue and expenditures, shrinking government scale, transforming the government functions.
Key words: Government Administrative Costs; Influence Factors; Multiple Regression Analysis; Ridge Regression Analysis
Barro (1991). Economic Growth in a Cross-Section of Countries. Quarterly Journal of Economics, 106(2), 407-433.
Chen Gong (2012). Finance (7th ed.) (pp. 75-76). Beijing: China Renmin University Press.
Daniel L. (1983). Government Expenditure and Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Study. Southern Economic Journal, 49(3), 789-792.
Daniel L. (1986). Government and Economic Growth in the Less Developed Countries: An Empirical Study for 1960-1980. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 35(1), 35-75.
Fu Wenlin, & Shen Kunrong (2006). Effects of Scale and Structure of Public Expenditure and Growth in China. Economic Science, (1), 20-29.
Gao Shulan (2010). Discussion on the Administrative Expenditure from the Angle of Public Choice. Modern Finance & Economics, 30(1), 30-36.
Geoffrey J Wyatt (2005). Government Consumption and Industrial Productivity: Scale and Compositional Effects.Journal of Productivity Analysis, 23(3), 341-357.
Grier, Kevin B., & Gordon Tullock (1989). An Empirical Analysis of Cross-National Economic Growth: 1951-1980.Journal of Monetary Economics, 24, 259-276.
He Xiangzhou, & Han Bin (2009). Chinese Government Cost Measurement and Control: The Angle of Administrative Expenditure. Chinese Public Administration, 7, 112-116.
Hu Lianhe, & He Shenghong (2009). Empirical Research on the Evolution of Administrative Costs(1978-2006). Journal of Public Administration, 5, 121-156.
Jiang Kezhong (2010). Administrative Expenditure, Urbanization and Economic Growth in a Dynamic Analysis. Journal of Public Management, 7(1), 20-27.
Jiang Kezhong (2011). Fiscal Decentralization and Local Government Administrative Expenditure. Journal of Public Management, 8(3), 44-52.
Jin Yuguo, & Zhang Wei (2006). Analysis Based on Cointegration Method and VAR Model of Chinese Administrative Cost Change. Statistical Reserch, 8, 57-62.
Kos (1990). Enterprise, Marketing and Law. Shanghai: Joint Publishing HK.
Landau, Daniel (1986). Government Expenditure and Economic Growth in the Less Developed Countries: An Empirical Study for 1960-1980. Economic Development and Culture Change, 35, 35-75.
Li Weiping, & Xu min (2006). Cost-Benefit Analysis of Government Acts. Journal of Changchun Normal University, 25(6).
Ma Shuanyou (2003). Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth (pp. 65-68). Beijing: Economic Science Press.
Rati R. (1986). Government Size and Economic Growth: A New Framework and Some Evidence from Cross-Section and Time-Series. American Economic Review, 76(1), 191-203.
Sun Yongjun (2010). Influence Factors Analysis of Administrative Expenditure Growth. Journal of Shandong University of Finance, 1, 57-59.
Wang Ping, & Liu Zhiguo (2010). Analysis of the Causes on Government Administrative Costs Growing Fast. Northern Economy and Trade, 10, 35-37.
Yang Ji, & Liu Kejie (2002). Empirical Analysis of China’s Fiscal Expenditure Growth (1978-2000). Shanghai Journal of Economics, 9, 12-17.
Yang Weizhong, & Zhang Tian (2011). SPSS Statistical Analysis and Industry Application. Beijing: Tsinghua University Press.
Yang Yuli (2011). Empirical Comparison on the Chinese and Foreign Government Administrative Costs. Social Science in China, (11), 31-39.
Zhang Long, Wang Wenbo, & Cao Peishen (2010). Econometrics. Beijing: Tsinghua University Press.
- There are currently no refbacks.
How to do online submission to another Journal?
If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:
1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author
Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.
Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.
We only use four mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Copyright © Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture (CAOOC)
Address: 9375 Rue de Roissy Brossard, Québec, J4X 3A1, Canada
Telephone: 1-514-558 6138