JEL code: I31

General Welfare

Modelling required energy consumption with equivalence
This study proposes an equivalence scale model for required energy ...
Yuxiang Ye, Steven F. Koch, Jiangfeng Zhang
Working Paper
Part 4: Building back for a sustainable future
The discussion is based on two papers: , by Channing Arndt, Robert ...
Witness Simbanegavi, Matthew Simmonds, IFPRI, GIZ, ERSA, Channing Arndt
Dialogue
The effects of technology intensity in manufacturing on CO2 emissions: Evidence from de...
Industrialisation is recognised as important for developing countri...
Fiona Tregenna, Elvis K. Avenyo
Working Paper
Impact of Social Transfers on Depressive Symptoms: Evidence from the South African Old ...
We study the effect of  income receipt in form of Old age pension (...
Joseph Ajefu, Adeola Oyenubi
Working Paper
Does Child Support Grant incentivise childbirth in South Africa?
We consider the perverse incentive that can be created for poor hou...
Umakrishnan Kollamparambil, Adeola Oyenubi
Working Paper
Inequality in South Africa: what does a composite index of wellbeing reveal?
Policymakers need better information regarding wellbeing inequality...
Talita Dalton-Greyling, Stephanié Rossouw
Working Paper
Black living standards in South Africa before democracy
The history of living standards in South Africa is a complex and in...
Bokang Mpeta, Kris Inwood, Johan Fourie
Policy Brief
Black living standards in South Africa before democracy: New evidence from heights
Very little income or wage data was systematically recorded on the ...
Kris Inwood, Johan Fourie, Bokang Mpeta
Working Paper
Construction and analysis of a composite quality of life index for a region of South Af...
This study employs a novel approach to measure and analyse quality ...
Talita Dalton-Greyling, Fiona Tregenna
Working Paper
Father's Employment and Sons' Stature: The Long Running Effects of a Positive Regional ...
I exploit the unexpected increase in employment in 1975, 76 and 77 ...
Martine Mariotti
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
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
Pricing of National Park Visits in Kenya: The Case of Lake Nakuru National Park
This study analyses the factors influencing pricing of National Par...
Peter Chacha, Edwin Muchapondwa, Daniel Abala, Anthony Wambugu
Working Paper
A reconsideration of what and who is middle class in South Africa
In this paper, we revisit ‘what and who’ is middle clas...
Justin Visagie, Dorrit Posel
Working Paper
Relative standing and subjective well-being in South Africa: The role of perceptions, e...
Most studies that explore the impact of relative standing on subjec...
Daniela Casale
Working Paper

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