Keyword: International trade

3rd University of Pretoria-Stellenbosch PhD Workshop
Background and Objective: The Third University of Pretoria-Stellenb...
Submit paper: 1 June 2023
Published: 9 May 2023
Mamello Nchake, Marisa von Vintel, Jesse Naidoo
Human capital and the timing of the first birth
This paper constructs and partially characterizes the solution of a...
Published: 8 July 2021
Jesse Naidoo
Working Paper
Understanding South Africa’s trade policy and performance
Policy Paper 26 South Africa’s exports have lagged behind the rest ...
Published: 28 June 2021
Matthew Stern, Yash Ramkolowan
Policy Paper
Taxpayer responsiveness to taxation: Evidence from bunching at kink points of the South...
I apply the bunching methodology to South African administrative ta...
Published: 5 February 2021
Neryvia Pillay Bell
Working Paper
The impact of AGOA on export flows from sub-Saharan Africa: A dynamic system GMM analysis
This study seeks to understand the relationship between the United ...
Published: 6 October 2020
Paul Alagidede, Oro Ufuo
Working Paper
A Sequence to Reverse Poverty: Institutions, State Capacity and Human Empowerment
This paper explores the fundamental or deep causes of poverty persi...
Published: 3 September 2020
Sansia Blackmore, Reneé van Eyden
Working Paper
Capital Account Liberalization and Capital Flows to Sub-Saharan Africa: A Panel Thresho...
Capital inflows to Sub-Saharan Africa have been increasing over the...
Published: 11 October 2019
Tamara E. Mughogho, Imhotep P. Alagidede
Policy Brief
Aggregate and sectoral public-private remuneration patterns in South Africa
This paper investigates the aggregate and sectoral public-private r...
Published: 17 July 2019
Sihle Nomdebevana, Andreas Wörgötter
Working Paper
Imported Inputs, Government Support and Performance of Manufacturing Exporters
We evaluate the effectiveness of trade policy incentive that promot...
Published: 10 April 2018
Lawrence Edwards, Peter W. Chacha
Working Paper
Equilibrium Exchange Rates and Misalignments: The Case of Homogenous Emerging Market Ec...
We compute the exchange rate misalignment for a set of emerging eco...
Published: 3 October 2017
Mulatu F. Zerihun, Marthinus C. Breitenbach, Christian K. Tipoy
Working Paper
The growth dynamics of new export entrants in Kenya: a Survival Analysis
This paper uses firm-level transaction dataset from Kenya to examin...
Published: 22 September 2017
Peter W. Chacha, Lawrence Edwards
Policy Brief
The analysis of borders effects in intra-African trade
The study aims to analyze the border effects on intra-African trade...
Published: 23 August 2017
Emilie C. Kinfack-Djoumessi, Alain P. Bala
Working Paper
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
The behaviour of the real effective rate of South Africa: is there a misalignment
The debate about the equilibrium level of the South African rand an...
Published: 18 July 2017
Meshach J. Aziakpono, Melvin M. Khomo
Policy Brief
Foreign market selection of emerging multinational corporations: evidence from South Af...
As literature remains sparse regarding emerging African multination...
Published: 9 May 2017
André C. Jordaan, Mustafa Sakr
Working Paper
The Competitive Status of the South African Wheat Industry
This article investigates the competitiveness of the South African ...
Published: 12 April 2017
Philippus. C. Cloete, Johannes D. van der Merwe, Herman D. van Schalkwyk, Ewert P. J. Kleynhans
Working Paper
Push factors of emerging multinational corporations: evidence from South Africa and Egypt
As literature remains sparse regarding emerging African multination...
Published: 13 February 2017
André C. Jordaan, Mustafa Sakr
Working Paper
The impact of home and host country institutions in the internationalization of an Afri...
We demonstrate that firms can exploit their knowledge of ‘weak’ ins...
Published: 19 January 2017
Anthea Jefthas, Dustin Stringfellow, John M. Luiz
Policy Brief
The behaviour of the real effective exchange rate of South Africa: is there a misalignm...
The paper uses Behavioural Equilibrium Exchange Rate methodology to...
Published: 20 October 2016
Meshach J. Aziakpono, Melvin M. Khomo
Working Paper
The Effects of Exchange Rate Volatility on South African Investments
This paper analysed the short- and long-run interactions between th...
Published: 30 May 2016
Magdeline M. Maepa
Working Paper
The Contribution of Fiscal Decentralization to Regional Inequality: Empirical Results f...
Over the past two decades, many African countries have carried out ...
Published: 14 April 2016
Ramos Mabugu, Hammed Amusa
Policy Brief
Emerging multinational corporations: A prominent player in the global economy
As emerging market multinational corporations (EMNCs) tend to remar...
Published: 24 March 2016
André C. Jordaan, Mustafa Sakr
Policy Brief
What drives cross-border bank expansion? Answers from Kenya
This paper investigates the drivers of bank foreign expansion in Ea...
Published: 19 February 2016
Odongo Kodongo
Working Paper
Emerging multinational corporations: Theoretical and conceptual framework
Given the looming significance of emerging multinational corporatio...
Published: 14 January 2016
André C. Jordaan, Mustafa Sakr
Policy Brief
Latecomer challenge: African Multinationals from the periphery
Multinationals from emerging markets display different characterist...
Published: 7 January 2016
Grietjie Verhoef
Working Paper
Border Tax Adjustments to Negate the Economic Impact of an Electricty Generation Tax
In the 2008 Budget Review, the South African government announced i...
Published: 17 November 2015
Margaret Chitiga-Mabugu, Reyno Seymore, Jan H. van Heerden
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
The role of international institutions of global governance in steering globalization
Globalization is a historical process, as it traces back to the 14t...
Published: 17 July 2015
Charles V. R. Wait, T. A. Thibane
Working Paper
Financial sector development, inflation and openness: A comparative panel study of ECOW...
This paper provides an empirical analysis of the comparative study ...
Published: 30 June 2015
Sulemana Mahawiya
Working Paper
Trade Liberalization, Rival Exporters and Reallocation of Production: An Analysis of In...
Employing a difference-in-difference estimation technique on firm-l...
Published: 18 June 2015
Lawrence Edwards, Asha Sundaram
Working Paper
The Impact of a Shopping Centre on the Value of Adjacent Residential Properties
One of the most significant changes in the South African retail lan...
Published: 26 May 2015
Michael C. Sale
Working Paper
The Short Term Economic Impact of Levying E-Tolls on Industries
TERM[1] is used to analyse the short term regional economic impact ...
Published: 5 May 2015
Francois J. Stofberg, Jan H. van Heerden
Working Paper
How the ‘Hand of Henry’ Benefited the South African Economy
This paper highlights an aspect of mega-events that has been neglec...
Published: 12 March 2015
Maria Santana-Gallego, Johan Fourie
Working Paper
Buyer-Seller Relationships in International Trade: Do Your Neighbors Matter?
Using confidential U.S. customs data on trade transactions between ...
Published: 13 February 2015
Fariha Kamal, Asha Sundaram
Working Paper
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
Monetary Integration in SADC: Assessment of Policy Coordination and Real Effective Exch...
This paper evaluates the strength of policy coordination in Souther...
Published: 17 November 2014
Mulatu F. Zerihun, Marthinus C. Breitenbach, Francis M. Kemegue
Working Paper

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