JEL code: N4

Growth (and segregation) by rail: How the railways shaped Colonial South Africa
The railway played a large part in late nineteenth century and earl...
27 August 2015
Working Paper
How the ‘Hand of Henry’ Benefited the South African Economy
This paper highlights an aspect of mega-events that has been neglec...
12 March 2015
Working Paper
MEETING OF THE ERSA PUBLIC ECONOMICS WORKGROUP
Economic Research Southern Africa invites you to attend the meeting...
6 March 2015
Workshop
Democratisation in Africa: The Role of Self-Enforcing Constitutional Rules
Following several decades during which violent civil conflict was c...
18 July 2014
Working Paper
Democratisation in Africa: The Role of Self-Enforcing Constitutional Rules
Following several decades during which violent civil conflict was c...
18 July 2014
Working Paper
The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade and Local Political Fragmentation in Africa
I examine the possibility that the trans-Atlantic slave trades infl...
14 January 2014
Working Paper