Keyword: Public Utility

Phases of higher education, tuition grants, and equity-efficiency tradeoff
We study how taxes and alternative higher education subsidies affec...
Yoseph Y. Getachew
Working Paper
Relationship between education and households’ electricity-saving behaviour in South Af...
This paper investigates the relationship between the education leve...
Kabeya C. Mulamba
Working Paper
Part 4: Towards a fiscal policy that supports economic recovery while achieving sustain...
Drawing on the discussions in the previous 3 sessions, session 4 wi...
Matthew Simmonds, Ricardo Hausmann, Laurence Harris, Johannes W. Fedderke, Federico Sturzenegger, Abebe Selassie
Dialogue
Part 3: The role of fiscal policy in the post-Corona economic recovery
South Africa has a comparably large government sector, and the choi...
Christopher Loewald, Matthew Simmonds, Xavier Debrun, Mamokete Lijane, Gilad Isaacs, Federico Sturzenegger, Andrew Donaldson
Dialogue
Part 2: Financing the budget in the post-Corona world
Matthew delves into what financing the budget deficit in the post-C...
Brian Kantor, Matthew Simmonds, Xavier Debrun, Tshepiso Moahloli, Owen Willcox, Mamokete Lijane, Lucio Castro, Ian Stuart
Dialogue
Part 1: Understanding the concept of "fiscal sustainability" in the post-Corona world
Debt sustainability is equivalent to government solvency and from a...
Tshepiso Moahloli, Owen Willcox, Ian Stuart, Mamokete Lijane, Brian Kantor, Xavier Debrun, Lucio Castro
Dialogue
The relationship between renewable energy and retail electricity prices: Panel evidence...
The centrality of electricity to everyday life is indisputable, and...
George A. Thopil, Anneri M. Oosthuizen, Roula Inglesi-Lotz
Policy Brief
Efficiency in South African water utilities: a comparison of estimates from DEA, SFA an...
Climate change has brought renewed and increasing attention to the ...
Jugal Mahabir, Richard Mulwa, Johane Dikgang, Genius Murwirapachena
Policy Brief
The household effects of very large electricity tariff hikes in Zambia
This paper simulates the real household expenditure effects of elec...
Akabondo Kabechani, Mashekwa Maboshe, Grieve Chelwa
Policy Brief
Random Expected Utility Theory with a Continuum of Prizes
This note generalizes Gul and Pesendorfer’s random expected utility...
Wei Ma
Working Paper
Exploring the nexus of electricity supply and economic growth in South Africa
This paper investigates the causal relationship between electricity...
Pierre Le Roux, Gift Mugano, Hlalefang Khobai
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...
Margaret Chitiga-Mabugu, Reyno Seymore, Jan H. van Heerden
Policy Brief
An Economy-Wide Evaluation of New Power Generation in South Africa: The Case of Kusile ...
The South African economy has suffered over the past decade due to ...
Heinrich R. Bohlmann, Roula Inglesi-Lotz, Jessika A. Bohlmann
Working Paper
Meeting of the ERSA Public Economics Workgroup
Economic Research Southern Africa invites you to attend the meeting...
ERSA
Workshop
Public Economics Workshop
Economic Research Southern Africa invites you to attend the meeting...
ERSA
Workshop
Meeting of the ERSA Public Economics Workgroup
Workshop papers The impact of tax policy changes on the personal in...
ERSA
Workshop
ERSA Public Economics Workgroup
Economic Research Southern Africa invites you to attend the meeting...
ERSA
Workshop
Border Tax Adjustments to Negate the Economic Impact of an Electricity Generation Tax
In the 2008 Budget Review, the South African government announced i...
Margaret Chitiga-Mabugu, Reyno Seymore, Jan H. van Heerden
Working Paper
Asset pricing in a Lucas ‘fruit-tree’ economy with non-additive beliefs
We study a Lucas (1978) “fruit-tree” economy under the ...
Alexander Zimper
Working Paper
Proposal to form a Public Economics Workgroup of Economic Research in Southern Africa
The National Treasury and Economic Research Southern Africa invite ...
National Treasury, ERSA
Workshop

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