JEL code: D31

Redistribution, Inequality, and Efficiency with Credit Constraints
We develop a model that characterizes the joint determination of in...
Published: 14 April 2020
Working Paper
‘The Prince and the Pauper’: The effect of inherited-wealth status on productivity in t...
This experiment contributes to the developing literature on the rel...
Published: 22 January 2019
Policy Brief
The Prince and the Pauper: The effect of inherited-wealth status on productivity in the...
There is limited theory and empirical evidence about the effects of...
Published: 28 May 2018
Working Paper
Human capital inequality and electoral outcomes
Inequality is a problem which has beset South Africa for a long tim...
Published: 15 August 2017
Policy Brief
Piketty’s Capital and Private Wealth in South Africa
In his bestselling Capital in the 21st Century, Thomas Piketty drew...
Published: 15 March 2016
Policy Brief
What we talk about when we talk about saving: Concepts and measures of household saving...
South African household savings rates have been declining steadily ...
Published: 10 July 2015
Working Paper
Financial sustainability of Tanzanian saving and credit cooperatives
This paper examined the profitability and financial sustainability ...
Published: 3 July 2015
Working Paper
A reconsideration of what and who is middle class in South Africa
In this paper, we revisit ‘what and who’ is middle clas...
Published: 25 September 2012
Working Paper