DIA 2016: Chapter 4: More And Better Saving For Productive Investment (Tables and Figures)
Why save more? One good reason is to invest more. Economies that save more can take advantage of investment opportunities and thus grow faster. Investing to improve access to education and health, for example, can boost growth by increasing people’s productivity and income. Investing in plants and machinery is critical to maintain, expand, and incorporate technological progress in countries’ productive structures.