JEL code: O17

Formal and Informal Sectors; Shadow Economy; Institutional Arrangements

Dr Biniam Bedasso on immigration and political preferences in South Africa: how has vot...
During the past week the buzz word has been ‘voting’, given the nai...
Biniam E. Bedasso
Does Infrastructure Really Explain Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Given the well-known public infrastructure deficit in Sub-Saharan A...
Odongo Kodongo, Kalu Ojah
Policy Brief
Labour market impact of internal in-migration: A district level analysis of South Africa
Despite the lack of clarity in literature with regards to the quest...
Umakrishnan Kollamparambil
Working Paper
Path dependence and interdependence between institutions and development
Path dependence theory, within the institutions context, means that...
Mare Sarr, David Fadiran
Policy Brief
The Sectoral Employment Intensity of Growth in South Africa
Concerns have been expressed recently about the inability of the So...
Njabulo Mkhize
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
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
What Drives Corruption? Evidence from North African Firms
This paper empirically analyzes the main microeconomic determinants...
Clara Delavallade
Working Paper
Ethnic Solidarity and the Individual Determinants of Ethnic Identification
This paper examines the individual determinants of ethnic identific...
Thomas Bossuroy
Working Paper
The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Micro Enterprises: Do Banks Matter? Evidence from...
This paper looks at the impact of trade liberalization on output, f...
Asha Sundaram
Working Paper

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