Economic Theme: Public Finance

ESSA National PhD Conference 2023
ESSA in collaboration with Economic Research South Africa (ERSA) an...
Event: 6 February 2023
Published: 19 January 2023
Request for Proposals: Lerumo Intellectual Support Program
We are currently requesting proposals. As part of our mandate to su...
Submit paper: 28 February 2023
Published: 15 December 2022
Call for Work
How would providing UBI impact structural poverty?
This podcast adopts a refreshing view on what Universal Basic Incom...
Published: 22 November 2022
A macroeconomic perspective of establishing a basic income grant
Adopting a broader perspective of the macroeconomics of basic incom...
Published: 15 November 2022
A systematic and historical review of basic income support programs in middle-income co...
As one of the most structurally unequal countries in the world whic...
Published: 4 November 2022
Discussion Document
ANN BERNSTEIN: A risky basic income grant could come with nasty surprises
The net result of introducing a BIG will be higher taxes, slower gr...
Published: 24 October 2022
Business Live
ISAAH MHLANGA: Big bills loom as the world slips into recession
Let’s hope next week’s medium-term budget rules out any...
Published: 21 October 2022
Business Day
A basic income grant for South Africa
More money in poor people’s pockets, but at a heavy cost. Analyses ...
Published: 12 October 2022
Money Web