Keyword: Crime and Violence

Crime: A policy-oriented survey
Discussion Document 9 South Africa has a reputation for having high...
Sebastian Galiani
Discussion Document
Big data forecasting of South African inflation
We investigate whether the use of machine learning techniques and b...
Rulof P. Burger, Neil Rankin, Kevin Kotze, Byron Botha
Working Paper
Government religious preference and intrastate conflict
Understanding the causes and consequences of conflicts continues to...
Matthew W. Clance, Eduard van der Merwe, Carolyn Chisadza
Working Paper
Dr Matthew Stern on understanding South Africa’s trade policy and performance
An issue often overlooked in many discussions is that of exports an...
Matthew Stern
Podcast
Part 3: International perspectives and South Africa’s trade policy
The discussion is based on two papers: and Understanding South Afr...
Sherman Robinson, Montford Mlachila, Matthew Simmonds, Marianne Matthee, Matthew Stern
Dialogue
‘Learning to export’ and ‘learning to innovate’: Revisiting the relationship between in...
This paper examines the relationship between innovation and export ...
Fiona Tregenna, Elvis K. Avenyo, Kwanele Ngwadleka
Working Paper
Isaah Mhlanga on SA Budget 2021: Good news from SA’s 2020 Monetary and Fiscal Policy De...
Joining ERSA’s host in this podcast is Isaah Mhlanga, a Chief Econo...
Isaah Mhlanga
Podcast
Impact of Crime on Firm Entry: Evidence from South Africa
In this paper, we analyse the relationship between crime and the en...
Lawrence Edwards, Godfrey Mahofa, Asha Sundaram
Working Paper
The effects of terrorism, crime and corruption on tourist arrivals
There are many reasons why visitors travel to different countries, ...
Jaume Rosello-Nadal, Maria Santana-Gallego, Johan Fourie
Policy Brief
Globalisation and Conflicts: A Theoretical Approach
This paper is aimed at providing insights into the interplay betwee...
Matthew W. Clance, André C. Jordaan, Bonginkosi Mamba
Working Paper
Democratisation in Africa: The Role of Self-Enforcing Constitutional Rules
Following several decades during which violent civil conflict was c...
Krige Siebrits, Ada Jansen, Sophia du Plessis
Working Paper
Democratisation in Africa: The Role of Self-Enforcing Constitutional Rules
Following several decades during which violent civil conflict was c...
Krige Siebrits, Ada Jansen, Sophia du Plessis
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
The Legacy of Historical Conflict Evidence from Africa
This paper exploits variation between and within countries to exami...
Marta Reynal-Querol, Timothy Besley
Working Paper
Social capital as an engine of growth: Multisectoral modelling and implications
We propose a multisector endogenous growth model incorporating soci...
Youyou B. Bofota, Raouf Boucekkine, Alain P. Bala
Working Paper
Reducing illegal immigration to South Africa: A dynamic CGE analysis
South African authorities are attempting to limit inflows of illega...
Heinrich R. Bohlmann
Working Paper
A Dynamic Model of Mesh Size Regulatory Compliance in Fisheries
The violation of fishing regulations is a criminal activity that le...
Wisdom Akpalu
Working Paper
Higher levels of tax evasion in a corrupt economy, encourage policy making that hinders...
When amplified levels of corruption and reduced penalties for illeg...
Rangan Gupta, Emmanuel Ziramba
Policy Brief
Temporal association, the dynamics of crime, and their economic determinants: A time se...
Policy Paper (Interest) 12 The paper examines the association betwe...
John M. Luiz
Policy Paper