Keyword: poverty

Can a universal basic income contribute to breaking structural poverty in South Africa?...
This annotated bibliography provides a non-exhaustive list of refer...
Published: 12 September 2022
Occasional Paper
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...
Published: 10 September 2022
Discussion Document
Universal Basic Income: How the experience in developing countries can inform the discu...
This paper considers how the COVID-19 pandemic gave new traction to...
Published: 30 August 2022
Discussion Document
Import tariff pass-through effect and the spatial distribution of domestic consumer go...
The study of import tariffs pass-through has been observed to be cr...
Published: 28 August 2022
Working Paper
Gilad Isaacs: Study’s conclusion that a BIG is more pain than gain is not credible
Business Unity SA (Busa), with the support of Business Leadership S...
Published: 10 August 2022
Business Day
Small rise in employment is nothing to celebrate
Consensus is emerging that unemployment, inequality and poverty req...
Published: 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...
Published: 29 April 2022
Working Paper
Impact of Social Transfers on Depressive Symptoms: Evidence from the South African Old ...
We study the effect of  income receipt in form of Old age pension (...
Published: 20 October 2020
Working Paper