JEL code: C13

Does Child Support Grant incentivise childbirth in South Africa?
We consider the perverse incentive that can be created for poor hou...
30 September 2020
Working Paper
Examining the determinants of electricity demand by South African households per income level
For the period 1975 – 2016, this paper examines the determina...
4 September 2020
Working Paper
The J–Curve Phenomenon: Evidence from Commodity Trade Between South Africa and the United States
Previous studies on the J–curve phenomenon for South Africa have be...
3 April 2019
Working Paper
Modelling exchange rate volatility dynamics: Empirical evidence from South Africa
In this paper, we extend the literature on modelling exchange rate ...
30 August 2017
Working Paper
Evaluating South Africa’s Tobacco Control Initative: A Synthetic Control Approach
South Africa has since 1994 consistently and aggressively increased...
9 December 2015
Working Paper
Nonparametric estimation of a hedonic price model: A South African case study
Parametric regression models of hedonic price functions suffer from...
11 October 2013
Working Paper