JEL code: J24

Human capital and the timing of the first birth
This paper constructs and partially characterizes the solution of a...
8 July 2021
Working Paper
College Major Choice, Spatial Inequality and Elite Formation: Evidence from South Africa
This paper explores the determinants of college major choice in the...
29 September 2015
Policy Brief
Optimal Monetary Policy with Learning by Doing
I study the implications of learning by doing in production for opt...
15 January 2015
Working Paper
The Effects of Teacher Strike Activity on Student Learning in South African Primary Schools
This paper investigates whether teacher strikes affect student achi...
8 January 2014
Policy Brief
Social Capital and Human Capital in the Colonies: A Study of Cocoa Farmers in Western Nigeria
I examine the relationship between social and human capital in colo...
24 October 2013
Working Paper
Happy in the Informal Economy? A Case Study of Well-Being Among Day Labourers in South Africa
Past research provided evidence of the negative effect that individ...
22 March 2013
Working Paper