Keyword: Government and Growth

Foresight Africa 2023: A Southern African Perspective
Please join the Brookings Institution and Economics Research Southe...
Published: 14 February 2023
Haroon Bhorat, Matthew Simmonds, Mamokete Lijane, Will Pearson, Aloysius Uche Ordu, Gracelin Baskaran
Structural Constraints on the Economcy, Growth and Political Economy Webinar
Monday 14 February 2022, Pascual Restrepo (Boston University), R...
Published: 8 February 2022
Pascual Restrpo
Policy Bulletin 02: Reflections on Aspects of Public Finance and Fiscal Policy in South...
After the COVID-19 crisis is over, South Africa will face a fiscal ...
Published: 12 September 2020
Estian Calitz
Policy Bulletin
The political economy of palm oil expansion and deforestation in Indonesia
This paper studies the interactions between political and economic ...
Published: 20 July 2020
Nunung Nuryartono, Krisztina Kis-Katosz, Elías Cisnerosy
Working Paper
Prof. Estian Calitz on Fiscal Sustainability in South Africa: what are the shortcomings...
Shortly after the Minister of Finance gave his Supplementary Budget...
Published: 10 July 2020
Estian Calitz
Late colonial antecedents of modern democracy
Some of the most contested questions in political science and polit...
Published: 3 July 2020
Martin Rode, Christian Bjørnskov
Working Paper
CANCELLED: 'Structural Constraints on the Economy, Growth and Political Economy'
***Keynote Speaker*** Kenneth Scheve (Stanford) The second Economi...
Submit paper: 21 February 2020
Published: 26 November 2019
Kenneth Scheve
Annual Economic Research Southern Africa Workshop on ‘Structural Constraints on the Eco...
Keynote Speakers: Axel Dreher from Heidelberg University James Rob...
Published: 16 July 2019
James Robinson, Axel Dreher
Unfulfilled expectations and the emergence of the EFF
Populism in politics is not a new phenomenon. It has been present f...
Published: 10 July 2018
Nonso Obikili
Policy Brief
To what extent does socio-economic status still affect household access to water and sa...
It is publically acknowledged that South Africa has recently met is...
Published: 5 March 2018
Tamlyn McKenzie, Bruce Rhodes
Policy Brief
The impact of multinational enterprises on public governance institutions in areas of l...
We explore the interaction between Multinational Enterprises (MNEs)...
Published: 16 August 2017
Dirk Hanekom, John M. Luiz
Policy Brief
Postliberation Politics: Evidence from Demographic Determinants of South Africa Voting ...
In this paper we examine demographic drivers of South African votin...
Published: 31 January 2017
Johannes W. Fedderke, Margaux Giannaros
Working Paper
Recent Growth Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA): What should Policy Makers in the...
The recent decades have witnessed a series of global turbulence wit...
Published: 29 March 2016
Beatrice D. Simo-Kengne
Policy Brief
Politics, Finance and Growth
The University of Pretoria, in conjunction with the South African R...
Published: 29 October 2015
‪Svetlana Andrianova‬, Robert Lensink, Peter Rousseau, Panicos Demetriades, David Fielding
A Dream Deferred: the Microfoundations of Direct Political Action in Pre- and Post-demo...
Persistent protests might endanger the stability of young democraci...
Published: 28 November 2014
Biniam E. Bedasso
Working Paper
The social and political case for promoting economic growth and broad-based innovation ...
Popular protest in South Africa has increased sharply in recent yea...
Published: 24 November 2014
Biniam E. Bedasso
Policy Brief
Addressing structural change issues in the context of South Africa's political dispensa...
The current structure of South Africa’s economy is partly a product...
Published: 21 November 2014
Biniam E. Bedasso
Policy Brief
Political transition in a small open economy: Retracing the economic trail of South Afr...
This paper seeks to offer an economic explanation for the emergence...
Published: 8 September 2014
Biniam E. Bedasso
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
Lessons on governance for the move towards universal health coverage in South Africa
Goudge’s presentation emphasised that appropriate governance mechan...
Published: 12 May 2014
Anja Smith
Policy Brief
Technical barriers to trade faced by South African SMME’s
Policy Paper 02 South Africa is an open economy, and, therefore, it...
Published: 3 October 2012
Michael A. Peet, Steven F. Koch
Policy Paper
African Development Finance Policy Workshop
The Institute of Global Finance and Development at The Lancashire B...
Published: 2 October 2012
University of Stellenbosch, Lancashire Business School, ERSA
Quality of Institutions: Does Intelligence Matter?
This paper analyzes the e ect of the average level of intelligence ...
Published: 26 September 2012
Oasis Kodila-Tedika, Isaac Kalonda-Kanyama
Working Paper
A theory of colonial goverance
This paper considers conditions of optimality in a co-optive strate...
Published: 22 September 2012
Johannes W. Fedderke, Julius A. Agbor, Nicola Viegi
Working Paper
The politics of state, society and economy
Policy Paper (Interest) 06 The article takes issue with the way in ...
Published: 27 September 2001
Policy Paper

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