Keyword: Crime and Violence

Crime: A policy-oriented survey
Discussion Document 9 South Africa has a reputation for having high...
Published: 22 May 2023
Sebastian Galiani
Discussion Document
Big data forecasting of South African inflation
We investigate whether the use of machine learning techniques and b...
Published: 25 February 2022
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...
Published: 26 August 2021
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...
Published: 5 August 2021
Matthew Stern
Podcast
Part 3: International perspectives and South Africa’s trade policy
The discussion is based on two papers: Covid-19 and Lockdown Polici...
Published: 29 July 2021
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 ...
Published: 10 May 2021
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...
Published: 19 February 2021
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...
Published: 2 December 2016
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, ...
Published: 2 August 2016
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...
Published: 3 August 2015
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...
Published: 18 July 2014
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...
Published: 18 July 2014
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...
Published: 4 July 2014
Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
Published: 4 July 2014
Ferdi Botha
Working Paper
The Legacy of Historical Conflict Evidence from Africa
This paper exploits variation between and within countries to exami...
Published: 8 February 2013
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...
Published: 4 November 2012
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...
Published: 26 September 2012
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...
Published: 20 September 2012
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...
Published: 27 September 2009
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...
Published: 27 September 2001
John M. Luiz
Policy Paper

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