JEL code: D72

Human capital inequality and electoral outcomes in South Africa
This paper examines the nature and evolution of horizontal and vert...
6 February 2017
Working Paper
Postliberation Politics: Evidence from Demographic Determinants of South Africa Voting Behaviour in the 200...
In this paper we examine demographic drivers of South African votin...
31 January 2017
Working Paper
The Impact of Political Competition on Economic Growth: Evidence from Municipalities in South Africa
This paper examines the impact of political competition on economic...
17 June 2015
Policy Brief
Political transition in a small open economy: Retracing the economic trail of South Africa’s long walk to d...
This paper seeks to offer an economic explanation for the emergence...
8 September 2014
Working Paper
Don’t Make War, Make Elections. Franchise Extension and Violence in XIXth-Century Colombia
This paper studies the effect of strengthening democracy, as captur...
12 March 2013
Working Paper
Do rent-seeking and interregional transfers contribute to urban primacy in sub-Saharan Africa?
We develop an economic geography model where mobile skilled workers...
25 September 2012
Working Paper