Keyword: unemployment

COVID-19 and the South African Economy
As South Africa looks to navigate itself out of a COVID-induced rec...
1 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
Household debt and consumption dynamics: A non-developed world view following the financial crisis
According to recent macroeconomic evidence (Bosch and Koch 2020b; F...
30 July 2021
Working Paper
Addressing low labour utilisation in South Africa
South Africa’s stubbornly low labour utilisation rate is an interna...
28 June 2021
Policy Paper
The effect of colonial and pre-colonial institutions on contemporary education in Africa
This paper argues that contrary to previous findings, present-day ed...
1 February 2021
Working Paper
Estimating a New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve
This paper estimates a New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve for South ...
20 January 2021
Working Paper