JEL code: N37

Impact of technological progress on carbon emissions in different country income groups
This study examines the complex relationship between carbon emissio...
23 March 2021
Working Paper
Health inequality and the 1918 Influenza in South Africa
The 1918 influenza – the Spanish flu – killed an estimated 6% of Sout...
8 February 2021
Working Paper
Trade Openness and Fertility Rates in Africa: Panel Data Evidence
We study the effect of trade openness on fertility rates in fifty A...
13 January 2020
Working Paper
Black living standards in South Africa before democracy: New evidence from heights
Very little income or wage data was systematically recorded on the ...
23 February 2017
Working Paper
Intergenerational mobility during industrial take-off
Using a novel dataset of genealogical records, we make the first at...
9 November 2016
Policy Brief
Why local context matters: de jure and de facto property rights in colonial South Africa
For economic transactions, including debt transactions, to occur in...
12 July 2016
Working Paper