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Empirical Evidence on Firms and International Trade

29 Mar 2010 to 30 Mar 2010
South African Reserve Bank Conference Centre
One of the most exciting developments in the field of international trade in recent years has been the increased attention given to the heterogeneity of firms. Empirical evidence has demonstrated that only a minority of firms are involved with international trade, and that the firms that do trade...
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Slavery and Economic History research in South Africa - An ERSA Research Workshop

16 Nov 2009 to 18 Nov 2009
The fourth ERSA Economic History Workshop in November will focus on African colonial history with an emphasis on the issue of African slavery. It will also provide us with an opportunity to finalize details about papers for a possible publication on the incorporation of 'new economic history' and...
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Proposal to form a Public Economics Workgroup of Economic Research in Southern Africa

12 Aug 2009
Cape Town
The National Treasury and Economic Research Southern Africa invite you to attend an initiating meeting of an ERSA public economics research group. With a view to promoting research in public economics and public finance and to encourage engagement between economists working in academic or research...
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National Treasury-World Bank-ERSA Policy Modelling using Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Models Policy Seminar

28 May 2009 to 29 May 2009
Kievits Kroon Country Estate, Pretoria
We are pleased to announce a policy seminar on the practical application of CGE modelling. During the seminar a number of papers will be presented from both local and international experts on CGE modelling covering various topics including: Carbon taxation, Climate Change and Fiscal Policy, etc...
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