JEL code: J24

Human capital and the timing of the first birth
This paper constructs and partially characterizes the solution of a...
Published: 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...
Published: 29 September 2015
Policy Brief
Optimal Monetary Policy with Learning by Doing
I study the implications of learning by doing in production for opt...
Published: 15 January 2015
Working Paper
The Effects of Teacher Strike Activity on Student Learning in South African Primary Sch...
This paper investigates whether teacher strikes affect student achi...
Published: 8 January 2014
Policy Brief
Social Capital and Human Capital in the Colonies: A Study of Cocoa Farmers in Western N...
I examine the relationship between social and human capital in colo...
Published: 24 October 2013
Working Paper
Happy in the Informal Economy? A Case Study of Well-Being Among Day Labourers in South ...
Past research provided evidence of the negative effect that individ...
Published: 22 March 2013
Working Paper
Micro-evidence on day labourers and the thickness of labour markets in South Africa
The South African labour market is characterised by sharp segmentat...
Published: 26 September 2012
Working Paper
English Language Proficiency and Earnings in a Developing Country: The Case of South Af...
In this paper we explore the relationship between English language ...
Published: 22 September 2012
Working Paper