JEL code: Q56

Environment and Development; Environment and Trade; Sustainability; Environmental Accounts and Accounting; Environmental Equity; Population Growth

Building a competitive and dynamic green industrial sector in South Africa after COVID-19
Policy Paper 28 COVID-19 gave the world a glimpse of how devastatin...
Tendai Gwatidzo, Witness Simbanegavi
Policy Paper
Sailing into the Wind: evaluating the (near) future of Monetary Policy in South Africa
Policy Paper 25 This paper evaluates the main challenges facing Sou...
Nicola Viegi, Tumisang Loate, Ekaterina Pirozhkova
Policy Paper
Impact of technological progress on carbon emissions in different country income groups
This study examines the complex relationship between carbon emissio...
Roula Inglesi-Lotz, Chris B. Milindi
Working Paper
The transmission of monetary policy via the banks' balance sheet - does bank size matter?
We study the credit channel of monetary policy in South Africa betw...
Tumisang Loate, Nicola Viegi
Working Paper
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
Does household net financial wealth explain the asymmetric reaction of household consum...
Ndou et al (2019) showed that, in absolute terms, the decline in ho...
Eliphas Ndou
Working Paper
Prenatal health and weather-related shocks under social safety net policy in Kenya
Exposure to weather shocks around the time of birth has been shown ...
Djiby R. Thiam, Silas Ongudi
Working Paper
Monetary policy and inequality
South Africa is one of the most unequal countries in the world and ...
Neryvia Pillay Bell
Policy Brief
The political economy of palm oil expansion and deforestation in Indonesia
This paper studies the interactions between political and economic ...
Nunung Nuryartono, Krisztina Kis-Katosz, Elías Cisnerosy
Working Paper
Can local communities afford full control over wildlife conservation? The Case of CAMPF...
Wildlife is widely becoming an important vehicle for rural developm...
Herbert Ntuli, Edwin Muchapondwa, Boscow Okumu
Policy Brief
Energy Consumption in South African Hotels: A Panel Data Analysis
Addressing the large energy consumption of hotels requires an under...
Nyankomo Marwa, Love O. Idahosa, Joseph O. Akotey
Working Paper
Will Technological Change Save the World? The Rebound Effect in International Transfer...
Technological change and its transfer to developing countries is of...
Tim Swanson, Mare Sarr
Policy Brief
Climate, Technological Change and Economic Growth
This paper investigates the incentive for developing adaptation tec...
Paul Alagidede, George Adu
Policy Brief
Vulnerability to climatic variability: An assessment of drought prevalence on water res...
The volatile changes in climate are increasingly becoming a threat ...
Nicholas Kilimani
Working Paper
Dependence on Environmental Resources and Implications for Household Welfare: Evidence ...
This paper examines dependence on environmental resources and impac...
Gladman Thondhlana, Edwin Muchapondwa
Working Paper
Water Resource Accounts for Uganda: Use and Policy Relevancy
The increasing variability in the climatic pattern and its adverse ...
Nicholas Kilimani
Working Paper
CO2 Emissions, Energy Consumption, Income and Foreign Trade: A South African Perspective
The effect of trade liberalisation on environmental conditions has ...
Marcel Kohler
Working Paper
Risk Preferences and Environmental Uncertainty: Implications for Crop Diversification D...
To the extent that diversifying income portfolio is used as a strat...
Mare Sarr, Mintewab Bezabih
Working Paper
The impact of international trade on changing patterns of energy use in South African i...
South Africa’s competitiveness in many industrial products is depen...
Marcel Kohler
Working Paper

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