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Working Papers

2020

  1. Structural transformation, inequality, and inclusive growth in South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Wage polarization in a high-inequality emerging economy: The case of South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  3. Working Paper 336 - Jobs, Economic Growth, and Capacity Development for Youth in Africa
    Working Paper Series, African Development Bank Downloads

2018

  1. Minimum Wages and Labor Supply in an Emerging Market: The Case of Mauritius
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. Firm-level determinants of earnings in the formal sector of the South African labour market
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Income Inequality Trends in sub-Saharan Africa Divergence, Determinants and Consequences: Introduction, Motivation and Overview
    UNDP Africa Reports, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Income Inequality Trends in sub-Saharan Africa: Divergence, determinants and consequences: Drivers of Inequality in the Context of the Growth-Poverty-Inequality Nexus in Africa: An overview of key issues
    UNDP Africa Reports, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads
  4. Income Inequality Trends in sub-Saharan Africa: Divergence, determinants and consequences: Resource Dependence and Inequality in Africa: Impacts, consequences and potential solutions
    UNDP Africa Reports, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads
  5. Income Inequality Trends in sub-Saharan Africa: Divergence, determinants and consequences: Social Protection and Inequality in Africa: Exploring the interactions
    UNDP Africa Reports, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads
  6. Income Inequality Trends in sub-Saharan Africa: Divergence, determinants and consequences: Understanding the Determinants of Africa’s Manufacturing Malaise
    UNDP Africa Reports, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads
  7. Planting and nurturing the seeds of equity in Africa
    UNDP Africa Research Discussion Papers, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads
  8. Sub-Saharan Africa's Manufacturing Sector: Building Complexity
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
  9. Working Paper 256 - Sub-Saharan Africa’s Manufacturing Sector: Building Complexity
    Working Paper Series, African Development Bank Downloads

2016

  1. Africa’s Manufacturing Malaise
    UNDP Africa Reports, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Growth, Poverty and Inequality Interactions in Africa: An Overview of Key Issues
    UNDP Africa Economists Working Papers, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in UNDP Africa Policy Notes, United Nations Development Programme, Regional Bureau for Africa Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Understanding and characterizing the services sector in South Africa: An overview
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (4)

2015

  1. Demographic, employment, and wage trends in South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. MINIMUM WAGES IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA: A PRIMER
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2015) Downloads View citations (17)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2015) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in World Bank Research Observer (2017)

2014

  1. Economic Policy in South Africa: Past, Present, and Future
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Policy Co-ordination and Growth Traps in a Middle-income Country Setting: The Case of South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  3. Skills-Biased Labour Demand and the Pursuit of Inclusive Growth in South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  4. Trade Unions in an Emerging Economy: The Case of South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Estimating the Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment, Wages and Non-Wage Benefits: The Case of Agriculture in South Africa
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2014)
  2. The Impact of Sectoral Minimum Wage Laws on Employment, Wages, and Hours of Work in South Africa
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article in IZA Journal of Labor & Development (2013)

2011

  1. A NOTE ON MEASURING THE DEPTH OF MINIMUM WAGE VIOLATION
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in LABOUR (2013)
  2. MINIMUM WAGE VIOLATION IN SOUTH AFRICA
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in International Labour Review (2012)
  3. THE DETERMINANTS OF MINIMUM WAGE VIOLATION IN SOUTH AFRICA
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (3)

2009

  1. INFORMAL SECTOR AND SOCIAL POLICY Compendium of Personal and Technical Reflections Cornell-SEWA-WIEGO Exposure and Dialogue Program Oaxaca, Mexico
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads

2008

  1. Cornell-SEWA-WIEGO 2008 Dialogue - Ahmedabad and Delhi Compendium of Personal and Technical Notes
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads

2006

  1. Poverty and Well-being in Post-Apartheid South Africa: An Overview of Data, Outcomes and Policy
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Compliance with labor laws in developing countries
    IZA World of Labor, 2019, 80 Downloads View citations (3)

2017

  1. Minimum Wages in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Primer
    World Bank Research Observer, 2017, 32, (1), 21-74 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Higher education, employment and economic growth: Exploring the interactions
    Development Southern Africa, 2016, 33, (3), 312-327 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Minimum Wages and Youth: The Case of South Africa
    Journal of African Economies, 2016, 25, (suppl_1), i61-i102 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Partial minimum wage compliance
    IZA Journal of Labor & Development, 2015, 4, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Compliance with minimum wage laws in developing countries
    IZA World of Labor, 2014, 80 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Estimating the Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment, Wages, and Non-Wage Benefits: The Case of Agriculture in South Africa
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2014, 96, (5), 1402-1419 Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. Pro-poor growth and social protection in South Africa: Exploring the interactions
    Development Southern Africa, 2014, 31, (2), 219-240 Downloads View citations (7)

2013

  1. A Note on Measuring the Depth of Minimum Wage Violation
    LABOUR, 2013, 27, (2), 192-197 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Non-monetary dimensions of well-being in South Africa, 1993--2004: A post-apartheid dividend?
    Development Southern Africa, 2013, 30, (3), 295-314 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. The Gender Wage Gap in Post-Apartheid South Africa: A Re-examination
    Journal of African Economies, 2013, 22, (5), 827-848 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. The impact of sectoral minimum wage laws on employment, wages, and hours of work in South Africa
    IZA Journal of Labor & Development, 2013, 2, (1), 1-27 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Estimating a poverty line: An application to free basic municipal services in South Africa
    Development Southern Africa, 2012, 29, (1), 77-96 Downloads
  2. Estimating the Causal Effect of Enforcement on Minimum Wage Compliance: The Case of S outh A frica
    Review of Development Economics, 2012, 16, (4), 608-623 Downloads View citations (25)
  3. INSTITUTIONAL WAGE EFFECTS: REVISITING UNION AND BARGAINING COUNCIL WAGE PREMIA IN SOUTH AFRICA
    South African Journal of Economics, 2012, 80, (3), 400-414 Downloads View citations (10)
  4. Minimum wage violation in South Africa
    International Labour Review, 2012, 151, (3), 277-287 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. The cost of “doing business” and labour regulation: The case of South Africa
    International Labour Review, 2010, 149, (1), 73-91 Downloads View citations (29)

2009

  1. Determinants of Grade 12 Pass Rates in the Post-Apartheid South African Schooling System
    Journal of African Economies, 2009, 18, (4), 634-666 Downloads View citations (10)

2006

  1. Poverty, Trade and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Introduction to the Special Issue
    Journal of African Economies, 2006, 15, (4), 505-509

2005

  1. POVERTY AND LABOUR MARKET MARKERS OF HIV POSITIVE HOUSEHOLDS IN SOUTH AFRICA: AN EXPLORATORY METHODOLOGICAL ANALYSIS
    South African Journal of Economics, 2005, 73, (s1), 578-599 Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. EMPLOYMENT, WAGES AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: FIRM‐SPECIFIC EFFECTS — EVIDENCE FROM A FIRM SURVEY IN SOUTH AFRICA
    South African Journal of Economics, 2004, 72, (5), 1023-1056 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. LABOUR MARKET CHALLENGES IN THE POST‐APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA
    South African Journal of Economics, 2004, 72, (5), 940-977 Downloads View citations (33)
  3. The challenge of growth, employment and poverty in the South African economy since democracy: an exploratory review of selected issues
    Development Southern Africa, 2004, 21, (1), 7-31 Downloads View citations (4)

2001

  1. HOUSEHOLD INEQUALITY AND THE LABOR MARKET IN SOUTH AFRICA
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2001, 19, (1), 73-86 Downloads View citations (8)

2000

  1. Public expenditure and poverty alleviation: Simulations for South Africa
    Development Southern Africa, 2000, 17, (5), 791-805 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The impact of trade and structural changes on sectoral employment in South Africa
    Development Southern Africa, 2000, 17, (3), 437-466 Downloads View citations (7)

1999

  1. Decomposing Shifts in Labour Demand in South Africa
    South African Journal of Economics, 1999, 67, (3), 155-168 Downloads View citations (61)
  2. Distinguishing between individual-and household-level poverty
    Development Southern Africa, 1999, 16, (1), 157-162 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The October Household Survey, Unemployment and the Informal Sector: A Note
    South African Journal of Economics, 1999, 67, (2), 143-146 Downloads View citations (18)

Edited books

2014

  1. The Oxford Companion to the Economics of South Africa
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (6)
 
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