JEL code: E26

Timothy Köhler on SA’s labour market: is a national lockdown as severe as we think?
It is just over a year since South Africa had to succumb to what wa...
21 May 2021
The effect of colonial and pre-colonial institutions on contemporary education in Africa
This paper argues that contrary to previous findings, present-day ed...
1 February 2021
Working Paper
Estimating a New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve
This paper estimates a New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve for South ...
20 January 2021
Working Paper
“Sometimes you don't make enough to buy food” - an analysis of South African street waste pickers’ income
In this paper we use income data of 873 street waste pickers in Sou...
28 April 2016
Working Paper
Sometimes you don’t make enough money to buy food: An analysis of South African street waste pickers income
One of the aims of the National Development Plan (NDP) is the eradi...
12 April 2016
Policy Brief
“I would rather have a decent job”: Barriers preventing street waste pickers from improving their socioecon...
As a result of the high levels of unemployment in South Africa many...
9 February 2015
Working Paper