The nexus of E-government and increased productivity relative to income level comparison
Purpose – this study aims to determine the influence of E-government on productivity in the case of different countries comparing by income level.
Research methodology – static (fixed and random) and dynamic (GMM) panel regression.
Findings – a disaggregated analysis reveals that middle-income countries are driving global productivity growth by implementing ICTs infrastructure in the public sector.
Research limitations – this study focuses on severe developed and developing economies, whereas each country may not benefit from E-government implementation as gains might be offset with the enormous costs of implementation.
Practical implications – the government may rely more on online services in the provision of its responsibilities because it enhances the efficiency of public sectors.
Originality/Value – the study is a novel measure of E-government that covers additional multiple dimensions.
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