JEL code: C68

Computable General Equilibrium Models

A Sequence to Reverse Poverty: Institutions, State Capacity and Human Empowerment
This paper explores the fundamental or deep causes of poverty persi...
Published: 3 September 2020
Sansia Blackmore, Reneé van Eyden
Working Paper
A fiscus for better economic and social development in South Africa
After showing that the bulk of government expenditure is unproducti...
Published: 12 August 2020
Francois J. Stofberg, Jan H. van Heerden, Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Working Paper
Regional economic effects of changes in South Africa's electricity generation mix
This paper examines the long-run regional economic effects within S...
Published: 6 August 2018
Jonathan M. Horridge, Roula Inglesi-Lotz, Heinrich R. Bohlmann, Lardo Stander, Elizabeth L. Roos
Working Paper
National minimum wage in South Africa: A Computable General Equilibrium Model Analysis
This paper analyses the economy-wide impact of the national minimum...
Published: 22 November 2016
Jean L. Erero
Policy Brief
The Impact of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Free Trade Agreement on the South African ...
This paper analyses the effects of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite F...
Published: 14 September 2016
Heinrich R. Bohlmann, Matthew W. Clance, Leoné Walters
Working Paper
Effects of Increases in Value Added Tax: A Dynamic CGE Approach
This paper analyses the effects of increases in value added tax (VA...
Published: 4 November 2015
Jean L. Erero
Working Paper
An Economy-Wide Evaluation of New Power Generation in South Africa: The Case of Kusile ...
The South African economy has suffered over the past decade due to ...
Published: 10 June 2015
Heinrich R. Bohlmann, Roula Inglesi-Lotz, Jessika A. Bohlmann
Working Paper
How do we explain the persistently high rate of unemployment in South Africa? Exploring...
Our research attempted to quantify the magnitude of shifts in indus...
Published: 26 May 2015
Marthinus C. Breitenbach, Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Policy Brief
The Short Term Economic Impact of Levying E-Tolls on Industries
TERM[1] is used to analyse the short term regional economic impact ...
Published: 5 May 2015
Francois J. Stofberg, Jan H. van Heerden
Working Paper
A Simple Method for Computing Equilibria when Asset Markets Are Incomplete
The problem of computing equilibria for general equilibrium models ...
Published: 11 December 2014
Wei Ma
Working Paper
The Impact of the 2014 Platinum Mining Strike in South Africa: An Economy-Wide Analysis
In this paper we measure the economy-wide impact of the 2014 labour...
Published: 12 November 2014
Maureen T. Rimmer, Peter B. Dixon, Jan H. van Heerden, Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Working Paper
Effects of reducing tariffs in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): A CGE analysis
In this paper, the effects of reducing tariffs are analysed through...
Published: 2 October 2014
Jean L. Erero, Daniel D. Pambudi, Lumengo Bonga-Bonga
Working Paper
Water Taxation and the Double Dividend Hypothesis
The double dividend hypothesis contends that environmental taxes ha...
Published: 11 September 2014
Nicholas Kilimani
Working Paper
Construction of a Social Accounting Matrix for Chad
The use of Applied General Equilibrium (AGE) models to contribute t...
Published: 4 April 2014
David S. Garber
Working Paper
A Historical CGE Simulation of the South African Economy from 2006–2013: Analysing Chan...
This paper uses a dynamic CGE model to help explain some apparent c...
Published: 4 February 2014
Marthinus C. Breitenbach, Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Working Paper
Dynamic CGE Modelling Training Workshop
A five day intensive course in dynamic CGE modelling will be presen...
Published: 23 January 2014
Peter Dixon, Maureen Rimmer
Land use in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
This paper examines the effects of land use in the DRC through the ...
Published: 6 December 2013
Bonga B. Lumengo, Jean L. Erero, Daniel D. Pambudi
Working Paper
Wage subsidy in the DRC: A CGE analysis
This paper analyses wage subsidies on lower-skilled formal workers ...
Published: 9 September 2013
Jean L. Erero, Daniel D. Pambudi, Lumengo Bonga-Bonga
Working Paper
Advanced CGE Modelling Course
ERSA and the Department of Economics at The University of Pretoria ...
Published: 2 October 2012
University of Pretoria, ERSA
Reducing illegal immigration to South Africa: A dynamic CGE analysis
South African authorities are attempting to limit inflows of illega...
Published: 26 September 2012
Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Working Paper
The Macroeconomic Impact of Skilled Emigration from South Africa: A CGE Analysis
South Africa faces the dual problem of large inflows of illegal imm...
Published: 22 September 2012
Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Working Paper
Evaluating the general equilibrium effects of a wage subsidy scheme for South Africa
Unemployment among semi- and unskilled workers has reached severe p...
Published: 19 September 2012
Lawrence Edwards, Kalie Pauw
Working Paper
Introduction to Economy-Wide Impact Analysis and Modelling
TIPS will hold a workshop combining both Economy-Wide Policy Impact...
Published: 27 September 2010
Who would eat more with a food voucher programme in South Africa
What might seem like a good idea for satisfying the hungry is likel...
Published: 27 September 2009
Jan H. van Heerden
Policy Brief
National Treasury-World Bank-ERSA Policy Modelling using Computable General Equilibrium...
We are pleased to announce a policy seminar on the practical applic...
Published: 27 September 2009
World Bank, National Treasury, ERSA

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