JEL code: O18

Economic Development: Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Analysis; Housing; Infrastructure

Request for Proposals: The role of cities as drivers of growth and employment
Background Urbanization in South Africa is expected to reach 80% by...
Published: 27 July 2023
Call for Work
South Africa’s future will be decided in our cities
Discussion Document 14 South Africa’s cities face multiple, overlap...
Published: 23 June 2023
Dieter von Fintel, Justin Visagie, Ivan Turok, Takwanisa Machemedze, Claus Rabe, Sebastian Galiani, Edward Glaeser
Discussion Document
Cities, productivity and Jobs in SA: Problems and potential
Discussion Document 12 Cities contribute to national prosperity bec...
Published: 22 May 2023
Ivan Turok, Justin Visagie
Discussion Document
Place-based economic policies: international lessons for South Africa
Discussion Document 11 Place-based policies are designed to support...
Published: 22 May 2023
Harris Selod, Claus Rabe
Discussion Document
Exploring evidence of spatial economic agglomeration in Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municip...
Since Marshall’s (1890) work on industrial districts in 19^{t...
Published: 20 January 2020
Koech Cheruiyot
Working Paper
Inequality in South Africa: what does a composite index of wellbeing reveal?
Policymakers need better information regarding wellbeing inequality...
Published: 18 September 2019
Talita Dalton-Greyling, Stephanié Rossouw
Working Paper
Quality of life: validation of an instrument and analysis of relationships between dime...
Background The conventional approach to measuring quality of life w...
Published: 23 April 2019
Talita Dalton-Greyling
Policy Brief
Quality of life: Validation of an instrument and analysis of relationships between domains
Quality of life (QoL) is now widely recognised as a multidimensiona...
Published: 5 February 2019
Talita Dalton-Greyling, Fiona Tregenna
Working Paper
Regional disparities in income-independent quality of life in South Africa: convergence...
The purpose of this study is to add to the empirical literature reg...
Published: 28 March 2018
Trust R. Mpofu, Stephanié Rossouw, Talita Dalton-Greyling
Working Paper
Impact of Crime on Firm Entry: Evidence from South Africa
In this paper, we analyse the relationship between crime and the en...
Published: 2 December 2016
Lawrence Edwards, Godfrey Mahofa, Asha Sundaram
Working Paper
Non-Economic Quality of Life and Population Density in South Africa
The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship betwee...
Published: 11 October 2016
Talita Dalton-Greyling, Stephanié Rossouw
Working Paper
The Contribution of Fiscal Decentralization to Regional Inequality: Empirical Results f...
Over the past two decades, many African countries have carried out ...
Published: 14 April 2016
Ramos Mabugu, Hammed Amusa
Policy Brief
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 ...
Published: 21 November 2014
Talita Dalton-Greyling, Fiona Tregenna
Working Paper
Where you live matters: Urbanisation and labour markets outcomes
Policy Paper 17 Given apartheid’s legacy of irrational spatial plan...
Published: 3 October 2012
Roy Havemann, Marna Kearney
Policy Paper

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