JEL code: J23

Who benefits from being self-employed in urban Ghana?
The income gap between the self-employed and wage earners is of int...
21 May 2019
Policy Brief
The Sectoral Employment Intensity of Growth in South Africa
Concerns have been expressed recently about the inability of the So...
1 September 2016
Working Paper
Occidental Rationalism: Its Early Impact on the Foundations of Modern Science
Rationalist thought has had a deep and lasting impact on modern civ...
3 September 2015
Working Paper
Transformation, Job Creation and Subsidies to Creative Industries: The Case of South Africa’s Film and Tele...
Many governments have tried to stimulate economic growth via policy...
12 December 2013
Policy Brief
Returns to Schooling: Skills Accumulation or Information Revelation?
This paper explores the degree to which imperfect information in th...
20 September 2012
Working Paper
Does training benefit those who do not get any? Elasticities of complementarity and factor price in South A...
Commentators claim a shortage of skills, particularly artisanal lab...
20 September 2012
Working Paper