JEL code: R12

Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity

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
Dr Rossouw van Jaarsveld on developing a forex network model: how to highlight risk tra...
Have you ever wondered how sensitive the South African Rand is to s...
Published: 7 May 2021
Rossouw van Jaarsveld
Podcast
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
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
Spatial Externalities, Openness and Financial Development in SADC: Beyond the Multilate...
This study empirically evaluates spatial externalities in financial...
Published: 19 August 2016
Gift Mugano, Pierre Le Roux, Alex Bara
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
Buyer-Seller Relationships in International Trade: Do Your Neighbors Matter?
Using confidential U.S. customs data on trade transactions between ...
Published: 13 February 2015
Fariha Kamal, Asha Sundaram
Working Paper
The spatial persistence of population and wealth during apartheid: comparing the 1911 a...
This article examines the spatial distribution of people and wealth...
Published: 8 September 2014
Waldo F. Krugell
Working Paper
Do rent-seeking and interregional transfers contribute to urban primacy in sub-Saharan ...
We develop an economic geography model where mobile skilled workers...
Published: 25 September 2012
Alain P. Bala, Kristian Behrens
Working Paper

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