JEL code: E26

Informal Economy; Underground Economy

Timothy Köhler on SA’s labour market: is a national lockdown as severe as we think?
It is just over a year since South Africa had to succumb to what wa...
Timothy Köhler
Podcast
The effect of colonial and pre-colonial institutions on contemporary education in Africa
This paper argues that contrary to previous findings, present-day e...
Matthew W. Clance, Leoné Walters, Carolyn Chisadza
Working Paper
Estimating a New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve
This paper estimates a New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve for South ...
Nicola Viegi, Vincent Dadam
Working Paper
“Sometimes you don't make enough to buy food” - an analysis of South African street was...
In this paper we use income data of 873 street waste pickers in Sou...
Kotie J. M. M. Viljoen, Catherina J. Schenck, Phillip F. Blaauw
Working Paper
Sometimes you don’t make enough money to buy food: An analysis of South African street ...
One of the aims of the National Development Plan (NDP) is the eradi...
Kotie J. M. M. Viljoen, Catherina J. Schenck, Phillip F. Blaauw
Policy Brief
“I would rather have a decent job”: Barriers preventing street waste pickers from impro...
As a result of the high levels of unemployment in South Africa many...
Kotie J. M. M. Viljoen, Phillip F. Blaauw, Rinie Schenck
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...
Jean L. Erero, Daniel D. Pambudi, Lumengo Bonga-Bonga
Working Paper
Land use in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
This paper examines the effects of land use in the DRC through the ...
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 ...
Jean L. Erero, Daniel D. Pambudi, Lumengo Bonga-Bonga
Working Paper
Stokvels as an instrument and channel to extend credit to poor households in South Afri...
Policy Paper 19 A stokvel can in general terms be defined as an umb...
Polly Mashigo, Christie Schoeman
Policy Paper
Tax evasion and financial repression: A reconsideration using endogenous growth models
Using two dynamic monetary general equilibrium models characterized...
Rangan Gupta, Emmanuel Ziramba
Working Paper

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