JEL code: I21

Analysis of Education

Topics in the Economics of Education
This course will cover selected topics in the economics of educatio...
Andrew Hill
Graduate Training
Online Course: Topics in the Economics of Education
This course will cover selected topics in the economics of educatio...
ERSA
Online Course
Consumer Preferences for Genetically Modified Organisms in Cape Town: A Choice Experime...
This paper reports a study done on Cape Town consumers, with the ai...
Herbert Ntuli, Benjamin Dovey
Working Paper
Gender and Birth Order Effects on Intra-Household Schooling Choices and Educational Att...
Many schooling decisions take place within the family. For instance...
Fredrick M. Wamalwa, Justine Burns
Policy Brief
Teacher human capital, teacher effort and student achievements in Kenya
Although research generally shows that teachers matter for student ...
Justine Burns, Fredrick M. Wamalwa
Policy Brief
Gender and birth order effects on intra-household schooling choices and education attai...
In this paper, we investigate the effect of two important family ch...
Justine Burns, Fredrick M. Wamalwa
Working Paper
Private schools and student learning achievements in Kenya
This papers examines the effect of private schools on literacy and ...
Fredrick M. Wamalwa, Justine Burns
Policy Brief
Birth order effects on education attainment and child labour: Evidence from Lesotho
Education (both school enrolment and achievement) is low in much of...
Ramaele Moshoeshoe
Policy Brief
Birth Order Effects on Educational Attainment and Child Labour: Evidence from Lesotho
This paper examines the e ffect of birth order on educational attai...
Ramaele Moshoeshoe
Working Paper
College Major Choice, Spatial Inequality and Elite Formation: Evidence from South Africa
This paper explores the determinants of college major choice in the...
Biniam E. Bedasso
Policy Brief
The Dinaledi intervention programme in Eastern Cape schools
The study seek to examine the relationship between educational inpu...
Thobeka Ncanywa
Working Paper
Average and Heterogeneous Effects of Class Size on Educational Achievement in Lesotho
Understanding class size effects on educational achievement remains...
Ramaele Moshoeshoe
Working Paper
The state of the Eastern Cape schools in a period almost the second decade of democracy
This paper explores the state of the Eastern Cape schools by employ...
Thobeka Ncanywa
Working Paper
The Effects of Teacher Strike Activity on Student Learning in South African Primary Sch...
This paper investigates whether teacher strikes affect student achi...
Gabrielle Wills
Policy Brief
Determinants of Student Satisfaction with Campus Residence Life at a South African Univ...
Although there are a number of studies on the determinants of gener...
Sarah Radloff, Vivian de Klerk, Jen D. Snowball, Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
School quality
Policy Paper 06 Achieving high levels of school quality is difficul...
Charles Simkins
Policy Paper
Measuring the impact of educational interventions on the academic performance of academ...
This paper analyses the impact of educational interventions made in...
Vimal Ranchhod, Leonard C. Smith
Policy Brief
English Language Proficiency and Earnings in a Developing Country: The Case of South Af...
In this paper we explore the relationship between English language ...
Dorrit Posel, Daniela Casale
Working Paper
Climate Change Disaster Management: Mitigation and Adaptation in a Public Goods Framework
This paper explores the collective action problem as it relates to ...
Åsa Löfgren, Reviva Hasson, Martine Visser
Working Paper
The Economic Origins of Twentieth Century Decolonisation in West Africa
This paper argues that the pattern of decolonisation in West Africa...
Julius A. Agbor
Working Paper
Returns to Schooling: Skills Accumulation or Information Revelation?
This paper explores the degree to which imperfect information in th...
Ssekabira Ntege, Steven F. Koch
Working Paper
Orphanhood and Schooling in South Africa: Trends in the vulnerability of orphans betwee...
Using 11 nationally representative surveys conducted between 1993 a...
Cally Ardington
Working Paper
Schooling as a Lottery: Racial Differences in School Advancement in Urban South Africa
This paper develops a stochastic model of grade repetition to analy...
Murray Leibbrandt, David Lam, Cally Ardington
Working Paper

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