Keyword: inequality

Can a universal basic income contribute to breaking structural poverty in South Africa?
Much of the debate about the introduction of a universal basic inco...
10 September 2022
Discussion Document
Small rise in employment is nothing to celebrate
Consensus is emerging that unemployment, inequality and poverty req...
2 June 2022
Business Day
The long-term effects of early-life exposure to weather shocks: Evidence from Tanzania
We examine whether early-life exposure to rainfall shocks has a lon...
29 April 2022
Working 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...
21 May 2021
Podcast
Bridging the Divide in Economics 1
The ERSA Bridging the Divide in Economics initiative focuses on rep...
29 March 2021
BTD Workshop
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