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Workplace:Department of Economics, Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, University of Pretoria, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2024

  1. Health Gains Arising from Reduced Risk Consumption: South Africa's PRIME Example
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads

2022

  1. Basic Needs (In)Security and Subjective Equivalence Scales
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article Basic Needs (in)Security and Subjective Equivalence Scales, Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer (2023) Downloads (2023)
  2. Equivalence scales with endogeneity and base independence
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2021) Downloads View citations (1)

2021

  1. Household Debt and Consumption Dynamics: A Non-Developed World View following the Financial Crisis
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article Household debt and consumption dynamics A non-developed world view following the financial crisis, Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals (2022) Downloads (2022)
  2. Household debt and consumption dynamics: A non-developed world view following the ï¬ nancial crisis
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
  3. Individual and Household Debt: Does Imputation Choice Matter?
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads

2020

  1. Measuring Energy Poverty in South Africa Based on Household Required Energy Consumption
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2020) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article Measuring energy poverty in South Africa based on household required energy consumption, Energy Economics, Elsevier (2021) Downloads View citations (22) (2021)
  2. Modelling Required Energy Consumption with Equivalence Scales
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Modelling required energy consumption with equivalence
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Progressivity of Out-of-Pocket Payments and its Determinants Decomposed Over Time
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article Progressivity of out-of-pocket payments and its determinants decomposed over time, Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals (2021) Downloads (2021)
  5. Technological Trade Composition and Performance in African Countries
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
  6. The Impact of Diabetes on Labour Market Outcomes
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article The impact of diabetes on labour market outcomes, Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals (2022) Downloads (2022)

2017

  1. Does the Equivalence Scale Matter? Equivalence and Out-of-Pocket Payments
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2017)
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2017) Downloads
  2. Exploring Child Poverty and Inequality in Post-Apartheid South Africa: A Multidimensional Perspective
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (2)
  3. Gender Differentials in Health: A Differences-in-Decompositions Estimate
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
  4. Social Determinants of Health Inequalities in South Africa: A Decomposition Analysis
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics

2016

  1. Inflation dynamics in a dollarised economy: the case for Zimbabwe
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (2)
  2. South African Trends in Health Outcomes and Health-Related Behaviour: Evidence from Repeated Cross-Sectional Surveys
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (1)

2015

  1. A New International Database on Financial Fragility
    Discussion Papers in Economics, Division of Economics, School of Business, University of Leicester Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2015) Downloads View citations (7)
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2015) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Contraceptive Use and Birth Intervals
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2015)
  3. The Demand for Reproductive Health Care
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2015) Downloads

    See also Journal Article The Demand for Reproductive Health Care, Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (2018) Downloads View citations (4) (2018)

2014

  1. Assessing Regional Variations in the Effect of the Removal of User Fees on Institutional Deliveries in Rural Zambia
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2014) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. House Values and Proximity to a Landfill: A Quantile Regression Framework
    Working Papers, Eastern Mediterranean University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2014)
  3. The Economic Approach to Fertility: A Causal Mediation Analysis
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads
  4. User Fee Abolition in South Africa in 1994 and 1996: Differences-in-Differences
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Using a Natural Experiment to Examine Tobacco Tax Regressivity
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2014) Downloads

2013

  1. Do the Poor Benefit from Devolution Policies? Evidences from Quantile Treatment Effect Evaluation of Joint Forest Management
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2013) View citations (2)
  2. Health Care Facility Choice and User Fee Abolition: Regression Discontinuity in a Multinomial Choice Setting
    Department of Economics Working Papers, McMaster University Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2013) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2013) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article Healthcare facility choice and user fee abolition: regression discontinuity in a multinomial choice setting, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society (2016) Downloads View citations (8) (2016)
  3. The 1996 User Fee Abolition in South Africa: A Difference-in-Difference Analysis
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics
  4. User Fee Abolition in South Africa: Re-Evaluating the Impact?
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics

2012

  1. Contingent valuation of community forestry programs in Ethiopia: Observing preference anomalies in Double-Bounded CVM
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2011) View citations (7)
  2. Coping with Fuelwood Scarcity: Household Responses in Rural Ethiopia
    RFF Working Paper Series, Resources for the Future Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Abolition of User Fees and the Demand for Health Care: Re-Evaluating the Impact
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2012) Downloads View citations (5)
  4. The Consistency of Merger Decisions in a Developing Country: The South African Competition Commission
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2011)
  5. Welfare and common property rights forestry: Evidence from Ethiopian villages
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. An Analysis of Specialist Surgeons and their Practices
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2011) Downloads
  2. CLEAN FUEL SAVING TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION IN URBAN ETHIOPIA
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2011) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article Clean fuel-saving technology adoption in urban Ethiopia, Energy Economics, Elsevier (2013) Downloads View citations (22) (2013)
  3. Does One Size Fit All? Heterogeneity in the Valuation of Community Forestry Programs?
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article Does one size fit all? Heterogeneity in the valuation of community forestry programs, Ecological Economics, Elsevier (2012) Downloads View citations (9) (2012)
  4. NON-TIMBER FOREST PRODUCTS DEPENDENCE, PROPERTY RIGHTS AND LOCAL LEVEL INSTITUTIONS: EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE FROM ETHIOPIA
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
  5. Projecting the External Health Costs of a Coal-Fired Power Plant: The Case of Kusile
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (2)
  6. Property Rights, Institutions and Source of Fuel Wood in Rural Ethiopia
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
  7. The Welfare Effect of Common Property Forestry Rights:Evidence from Ethiopian Villages
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics

2010

  1. FRACTIONAL MULTINOMIAL RESPONSE MODELS WITH AN APPLICATION TO EXPENDITURE SHARES
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (11)
  2. SEMIPARAMETRIC STOCHASTIC FRONTIER ANALYSIS OF SPECIALIST SURGEON CLINICS
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics
  3. Stokvels as an instrument and channel to extend credit to poor households in South Africa: An inquiry
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads

2009

  1. Dynamic Health Care Decisions and Child Health in South Africa
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2008)

    See also Journal Article Dynamic Health Care Decisions and Child Health in South Africa, Journal of Income Distribution, Ad libros publications inc. (2009) Downloads (2009)
  2. Equity in Private Health Insurance Coverage in South Africa: 2002-2007
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Inflation and the Household: Towards a Measurement of the Welfare Costs of Inflation
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, South African Reserve Bank (2009) Downloads

2008

  1. Child Mortality in Eastern and Southern Africa
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (7)
  2. Health Insurance or Food for the Family? An Examination into Unintended Consequences
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (1)
  3. RETURNS TO SCHOOLING: SKILLS ACCUMULATION OR INFORMATION REVELATION?
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa (2008) Downloads
  4. Tobacco Substitution and the Poor
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)

2007

  1. Hurdle Models of Alcohol and Tobacco Expenditure in South African Households
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (4)

2006

  1. DEA Applied to a Gauteng Sample of South African Public Hospitals
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics (2005) View citations (1)
  2. South African Household Expenditure Patterns: Alcohol Products in 1995 and 2000
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (1)
  3. The Aid and Maid System – South African Household Data Pitfalls
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads
  4. Trends in South African Household Alcohol Consumption Risk Factors
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics

2005

  1. Love and Addiction: The Importance of Commitment
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Technical Barriers to Trade Faced by South African SMME'S
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (1)
  3. The Aid and Maid System: South African Data Pitfalls
    Working Papers, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics View citations (1)

2002

  1. Unemployment and labour force participation in South Africa: A focus on the supply-side
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. An examination of the impact of financial deepening on long-run economic growth: An application of a VECM structure to a middle-income country context
    Working Papers, Economic Research Southern Africa Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2024

  1. Income elasticity of residential electricity consumption in rural South Africa
    Energy Economics, 2024, 131, (C) Downloads

2023

  1. Basic Needs (in)Security and Subjective Equivalence Scales
    Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, 2023, 169, (3), 723-757 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Basic Needs (In)Security and Subjective Equivalence Scales, Working Papers (2022) Downloads (2022)
  2. DJJ Botha, Former ESSA President and SAJE Managing Editor
    South African Journal of Economics, 2023, 91, (1), 137-138 Downloads

2022

  1. Equivalence scales in a developing country with extensive inequality
    South African Journal of Economics, 2022, 90, (4), 486-512 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Household debt and consumption dynamics A non-developed world view following the financial crisis
    Applied Economics, 2022, 54, (8), 897-917 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Household Debt and Consumption Dynamics: A Non-Developed World View following the Financial Crisis, Working Papers (2021) Downloads (2021)
  3. The impact of diabetes on labour market outcomes
    Development Southern Africa, 2022, 39, (3), 424-456 Downloads
    See also Working Paper The Impact of Diabetes on Labour Market Outcomes, Working Papers (2020) Downloads (2020)

2021

  1. A cultural comparison of mindfulness and student performance: Evidence from university students in five countries
    International Review of Economics Education, 2021, 37, (C) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Measuring energy poverty in South Africa based on household required energy consumption
    Energy Economics, 2021, 103, (C) Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper Measuring Energy Poverty in South Africa Based on Household Required Energy Consumption, Working Papers (2020) Downloads View citations (1) (2020)
  3. Progressivity of out-of-pocket payments and its determinants decomposed over time
    Development Southern Africa, 2021, 38, (5), 731-749 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Progressivity of Out-of-Pocket Payments and its Determinants Decomposed Over Time, Working Papers (2020) Downloads (2020)

2020

  1. Catastrophic health expenditures arising from out-of-pocket payments: Evidence from South African income and expenditure surveys
    PLOS ONE, 2020, 15, (8), 1-14 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The South African Financial Cycle and its Relation to Household Deleveraging
    South African Journal of Economics, 2020, 88, (2), 145-173 Downloads View citations (1)

2019

  1. The effect of tobacco expenditure on expenditure shares in South African households: A genetic matching approach
    PLOS ONE, 2019, 14, (9), 1-16 Downloads View citations (2)

2018

  1. Determinants of household electricity consumption in South Africa
    Energy Economics, 2018, 75, (C), 120-133 Downloads View citations (26)
  2. Quasi-experimental evidence on tobacco tax regressivity
    Social Science & Medicine, 2018, 196, (C), 19-28 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Demand for Reproductive Health Care
    Journal of African Economies, 2018, 27, (4), 405-429 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper The Demand for Reproductive Health Care, Working Papers (2015) Downloads (2015)

2017

  1. CONTRACEPTIVE USE AND TIME TO FIRST BIRTH
    Journal of Demographic Economics, 2017, 83, (2), 149-175 Downloads
    Also in JODE - Journal of Demographic Economics, 2017, 83, (2), 149-175 (2017) Downloads
  2. South African trends in medical aid coverage and stated healthcare-seeking preferences: 2004–14
    Development Southern Africa, 2017, 34, (5), 575-592 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. User Fee Abolition and the Demand for Public Health Care
    South African Journal of Economics, 2017, 85, (2), 242-258 Downloads View citations (2)

2016

  1. Decentralization, market integration and efficiency-equity trade-offs: Evidence from Joint Forest Management in Ethiopian villages
    Journal of Forest Economics, 2016, 22, (C), 1-23 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Healthcare facility choice and user fee abolition: regression discontinuity in a multinomial choice setting
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, 2016, 179, (4), 927-950 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper Health Care Facility Choice and User Fee Abolition: Regression Discontinuity in a Multinomial Choice Setting, Department of Economics Working Papers (2013) Downloads View citations (1) (2013)

2015

  1. Contingent valuation of community forestry programs in Ethiopia: Controlling for preference anomalies in double-bounded CVM
    Ecological Economics, 2015, 114, (C), 79-89 Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Did primary healthcare user fee abolition matter? Reconsidering South Africa's experience
    Development Southern Africa, 2015, 32, (2), 170-192 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. On the performance of fractional multinomial response models for estimating Engel Curves
    Agrekon, 2015, 54, (1), 28-52 Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. The Impact of Common Property Right Forestry: Evidence from Ethiopian Villages
    World Development, 2014, 64, (C), 395-406 Downloads View citations (15)

2013

  1. Clean fuel-saving technology adoption in urban Ethiopia
    Energy Economics, 2013, 36, (C), 605-613 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper CLEAN FUEL SAVING TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION IN URBAN ETHIOPIA, Working Papers (2011) View citations (6) (2011)
  2. Property rights, institutions and choice of fuelwood source in rural Ethiopia
    Forest Policy and Economics, 2013, 30, (C), 30-38 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. The Consistency of Merger Decisions at the South African Competition Commission
    South African Journal of Economics, 2013, 81, (4), 561-580 Downloads View citations (2)

2012

  1. Does one size fit all? Heterogeneity in the valuation of community forestry programs
    Ecological Economics, 2012, 74, (C), 85-94 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper Does One Size Fit All? Heterogeneity in the Valuation of Community Forestry Programs?, Working Papers (2011) View citations (2) (2011)
  2. STOCHASTIC FRONTIER ANALYSIS OF SPECIALIST SURGEON CLINICS
    South African Journal of Economics, 2012, 80, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (2)

2010

  1. Book review
    Journal of Development Effectiveness, 2010, 2, (4), 574-576 Downloads
  2. On health insurance and household decisions: A treatment effect analysis
    Social Science & Medicine, 2010, 70, (2), 175-182 Downloads View citations (11)

2009

  1. Dynamic Health Care Decisions and Child Health in South Africa
    Journal of Income Distribution, 2009, 18, (3-4), 188-205 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Dynamic Health Care Decisions and Child Health in South Africa, Working Papers (2009) Downloads View citations (1) (2009)

2008

  1. HURDLE MODELS OF ALCOHOL AND TOBACCO EXPENDITURE IN SOUTH AFRICAN HOUSEHOLDS1
    South African Journal of Economics, 2008, 76, (1), 132-143 Downloads View citations (12)

2007

  1. DEA APPLIED TO A GAUTENG SAMPLE OF PUBLIC HOSPITALS1
    South African Journal of Economics, 2007, 75, (2), 351-368 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. South African Household Expenditure Shares: South African Household Data Pitfalls
    Studies in Economics and Econometrics, 2007, 31, (1), 1-28 Downloads

2005

  1. ECONOMIC GROWTH AND THE STRUCTURE OF TAXES IN SOUTH AFRICA: 1960–2002*
    South African Journal of Economics, 2005, 73, (2), 190-210 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. The Effect of Youth Alcohol Initiation on High School Completion
    Economic Inquiry, 2005, 43, (4), 750-765 Downloads View citations (18)

2004

  1. The Determinants of Infant, Child and Maternal Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Studies in Economics and Econometrics, 2004, 28, (2), 23-40 Downloads

2001

  1. A SIBLINGS ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION ONSET ON EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
    Contemporary Economic Policy, 2001, 19, (2), 162-174 Downloads View citations (22)
  2. Deterrence and knowledge of the law: The case of drunk driving
    Applied Economics, 2001, 33, (7), 845-854 Downloads View citations (5)

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  1. Codes and data files for “Contraceptive Use and Time to First Birth ”
    JODE - Journal of Demographic Economics - Data and Codes, Cambridge University Press Downloads
 
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