JEL code: J60

Household debt and consumption dynamics: A non-developed world view following the financ...
According to recent macroeconomic evidence (Bosch and Koch 2020b; F...
Published: 30 July 2021
Working Paper
Prof Andreas Wörgötter on addressing current and persisting challenges in South Africa’...
At a time when tensions are rising due to growing inequality and un...
Published: 23 July 2021
Podcast
Part 2: Recovery policies and labour utilization
The discussion is based on two research papers: Recovering from COV...
Event: 28 July 2021
Published: 16 July 2021
Dialogue
Addressing low labour utilisation in South Africa
South Africa’s stubbornly low labour utilisation rate is an interna...
Published: 28 June 2021
Policy Paper
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...
Published: 21 May 2021
Podcast
Isaah Mhlanga on why South Africa’s unemployment rate went down this Covid-Quarter
In this podcast, ERSA’s host speaks to Isaah Mhlanga, a Chief Econo...
Published: 2 October 2020
Podcast
Intergenerational mobility during industrial take-off
Using a novel dataset of genealogical records, we make the first at...
Published: 9 November 2016
Policy Brief
Social mobility during South Africa’s industrial take-off
In the absence of historical income or education data, the change i...
Published: 22 June 2016
Working Paper