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South African Journal of Economics

1933 - 2022

Current editor(s): Philip A. Black

From Economic Society of South Africa
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Volume 90, issue 3, 2022

Identifying steady‐state growth and inflation in the South African economy, 1960–2020 pp. 279-300 Downloads
Johannes W. Fedderke
Inflationary effects of oil price and exchange rate shocks in South Africa: Evidence from time‐varying pass‐through coefficients pp. 301-328 Downloads
Coşkun Akdeniz, Abdurrahman Nazif Çatık and Esra Ballı
Revisiting the accuracy of inflation forecasts in Nigeria: The oil price–exchange rate–asymmetry perspectives pp. 329-348 Downloads
Kazeem Isah, Abdulkader C. Mahomedy, Elias A. Udeaja, Ojo J. Adelakun, Yusuf Yakubu and Danmecca Musa
Identifying supply and demand shocks in the South African Economy, 1960–2020 pp. 349-389 Downloads
Johannes W. Fedderke
On the aggregate effects of global uncertainty: Evidence from an emerging economy pp. 390-407 Downloads
Johnson Worlanyo Ahiadorme
Foreign direct investment determinants in Mano River Union countries: Micro and macro evidence pp. 408-424 Downloads
Rodrigo Martins, Jorge Cerdeira, Miguel Fonseca and Mohamed Barrie

Volume 90, issue 2, 2022

Offshoring within South African manufacturing firms: An analysis of the labour market effects pp. 123-148 Downloads
Anmar Pretorius, Carli Bezuidenhout, Marianne Matthee and Derick Blaauw
Export margins and survival: A firm‐level analysis using Kenyan data pp. 149-174 Downloads
Kemal Turkcan, Socrates Majune Kraido and Eliud Moyi
Tax revenue effort and aid in fragile states: The case of Comoros pp. 175-195 Downloads
Jose L. Diaz‐Sanchez, Abrams M. E. Tagem and Joana Mota
Do tax administration reforms improve tax revenue performance in Togo? Empirical insights from experimental approaches pp. 196-213 Downloads
Nimonka Bayale, Pouwemdéou Tchila, Jacques‐Patrick Arnold Yao and Honoré Tenakoua
Snakes and ladders and loaded dice: Poverty dynamics and inequality in South Africa between 2008 and 2017 pp. 214-242 Downloads
Simone Schotte, Rocco Zizzamia and Murray Leibbrandt
Evaluating the economic well‐being in the context of Africa pp. 243-259 Downloads
Comlanvi Martin Konou and Edwin Clifford Mensah
Moving from a bad to a good pricing regime: The South African private health care market pp. 260-276 Downloads
Eric Picard and Alexander Zimper

Volume 90, issue 1, 2022

Willingness to pay for COVID‐19 test and vaccine in South Africa and Ghana: A contingent valuation study pp. 3-20 Downloads
Rebecca Nana Yaa Ayifah and Emmanuel Ayifah
Grit, motivation and university grades pp. 21-36 Downloads
Michelle Pleace and Nicky Nicholls
An analysis of the impact of technological innovation on productivity in South African manufacturing firms using direct measures of innovation pp. 37-56 Downloads
Amy Kahn, Moses Sithole and Yasser Buchana
Firing on all cylinders: Decomposing regional growth dynamics in South Africa pp. 57-74 Downloads
Justin Visagie and Ivan Turok
The impact of foreign ownership on the performance of Johannesburg Stock Exchange‐listed firms: A blessing or a curse? pp. 75-92 Downloads
Delane Naidu, Ailie Charteris and Peter Moores‐Pitt
A computable general equilibrium model as a banking sector regulatory tool in South Africa pp. 93-120 Downloads
Frederik J.C. Beyers, Allan De Freitas, Kojo A. Essel‐Mensah, Reyno Seymore and Dimitrios Tsomocos

Volume 89, issue 4, 2021

Conflict heterogeneity in Africa pp. 459-479 Downloads
Carolyn Chisadza and Matthew Clance
Potential Impact of Climate Change and Armed Conflict on Inequality in Sub‐Saharan Africa pp. 480-498 Downloads
Angela Ujunwa, Chinwe Okoyeuzu, Nelson Nkwor and Augustine Ujunwa
The South African–United States sovereign bond spread and its association with macroeconomic fundamentals pp. 499-525 Downloads
Johannes Fedderke
Nowcasting South African gross domestic product using a suite of statistical models pp. 526-554 Downloads
Byron Botha, Tim Olds, Geordie Reid, Daan Steenkamp and Rossouw van Jaarsveld
Dynamics of Money Market Interest Rates in Ghana: Time‐Frequency Analysis of Volatility Spillovers pp. 555-589 Downloads
Nana Kwame Akosah, Imhotep Alagidede and Eric Schaling
Extending the determinants of currency substitution in Nigeria: Any role for financial innovation? pp. 590-607 Downloads
Angela Ifeanyi Ujunwa, Augustine Ujunwa, Emmanuel Onah, Nnenna Georgina Nwonye and Onyedikachi David Chukwunwike
A single currency for the Economic Community of West Africa? An economic assessment pp. 608-634 Downloads
João Loureiro and Evaldo Baptista
Perspectives of a capitalist on targeting inflation at 3 per cent and on fiscal sustainability in South Africa pp. 635-643 Downloads
Jannie Rossouw

Volume 89, issue 3, 2021

A Spatial Analysis of Property Crime Rates in South Africa pp. 329-347 Downloads
Kabeya Clement Mulamba
Ethnic Diversity and Local Economies pp. 348-367 Downloads
Yonatan Dinku and Dereje Regasa
Market structure and bank conduct in Lesotho pp. 368-390 Downloads
Ramaele Moshoeshoe and Katleho Thokoa
Fixed costs, markups and concentration in Eswatini (Swaziland): A firm‐level analysis of panel data pp. 391-416 Downloads
Samuel Vika Mhlanga and Neil Rankin
Associations Between Logistics and Economic Growth in Africa pp. 417-438 Downloads
Chengete Chakamera and Noleen M. Pisa
A Description of Predatory Publishing in South African Economics Departments pp. 439-456 Downloads
Andrew Kerr and Phillip de Jager

Volume 89, issue 2, 2021

A Tale of Two Countries and Two Stages: South Africa, China and the Lewis Model pp. 143-172 Downloads
John Knight
Correlates and Consequences of the 1918 Influenza in South Africa pp. 173-195 Downloads
Daniel de Kadt, Johan Fourie, Jan Greyling, Elie Murard and Johannes Norling
Do International Sanctions Reduce Household and Government Consumption in Developing Countries? pp. 196-217 Downloads
Kevin Williams
Convergence Triggers in Africa: Evidence from Convergence Clubs and Panel Models pp. 218-245 Downloads
Aweng Peter Majok Garang and Hatice Erkekoglu
Exclusive Growth? Rapidly Increasing Top Incomes Amid Low National Growth in South Africa pp. 246-273 Downloads
Ihsaan Bassier and Ingrid Woolard
Skill and Earnings Amongst Golfers on the Southern‐African Sunshine Tour pp. 274-281 Downloads
Ferdi Botha, Gavin Fraser and Thomas A. Rhoads
Differentiation in Economic Costs and Returns from Living with Wildlife in Namibian Community Conservancies pp. 282-300 Downloads
Nicoli Nattrass
Non‐income effect of land ownership and tenure on subjective wellbeing in South Africa pp. 301-323 Downloads
Umakrishnan Kollamparambil

Volume 89, issue 1, 2021

Covid‐19, Economic Growth and South African Fiscal Policy pp. 3-24 Downloads
Philippe Burger and Estian Calitz
A Tale of Three Countries: What is the Relationship Between COVID‐19, Lockdown and Happiness? pp. 25-43 Downloads
Talita Greyling, Stephanie Rossouw and Tamanna Adhikari
Labour Market Dynamics in South Africa at the Onset of the COVID‐19 Pandemic pp. 44-62 Downloads
Vimal Ranchhod and Reza Daniels
Social Assistance Amidst the COVID‐19 Epidemic in South Africa: A Policy Assessment pp. 63-81 Downloads
Haroon Bhorat, Morne Oosthuizen and Benjamin Stanwix
Economic and Distributional Impact of COVID‐19: Evidence from Macro‐Micro Modelling of the South African Economy pp. 82-94 Downloads
Margaret Mabugu, Martin Henseler, Ramos Mabugu and Hélène Maisonnave
The Possible Effects of the Extended Lockdown Period on the South African Economy: A CGE Analysis pp. 95-111 Downloads
Jan Van Heerden and Elizabeth Roos
South African competition policy on excessive pricing and its relation to price gouging during the COVID‐19 disaster period pp. 112-140 Downloads
Willem Boshoff

Volume 88, issue 4, 2020

Media‐Based Sentiment Indices as an Alternative Measure of Consumer Confidence pp. 409-434 Downloads
Hanjo Odendaal, Monique Reid and Johann Kirsten
Spillovers of the Conventional and Unconventional Monetary Policy from the US to South Africa pp. 435-471 Downloads
Alain Kabundi, Tumisang Loate and Nicola Viegi
Inflation‐Output Trade‐Off in South Africa: Is the Phillips Curve Symmetric? pp. 472-494 Downloads
Harold Ngalawa and Coretha Komba
Business Cycles Synchronisation and Symmetries in the Transition to East African Monetary Union pp. 495-517 Downloads
Aweng Peter Majok Garang and Hatice Erkekoglu
Beyond Borders: The Euro Crisis and Public Support for Monetary Integration in East Africa pp. 518-535 Downloads
Menna Bizuneh, Steven Buigut and Neven Valev
Non‐linear Effects of Inflation on Economic Growth in the Democratic Republic of the Congo pp. 536-550 Downloads
Boniface Yemba, Erick Kitenge and Paul Woodburne
Macroeconomic Effects of an Ageing Population in Mauritius pp. 551-574 Downloads
Julia Włodarczyk, Indranarain Ramlall and Jan Acedański

Volume 88, issue 3, 2020

Do Foreign Firms Transfer Gender Norms in the Labour Market? Evidence from Sub‐Saharan Africa pp. 227-241 Downloads
Rezart Hoxhaj and Florian Miti
The Impacts of Economic Freedom and Institutional Quality on Migration from African Countries pp. 242-266 Downloads
Tadesse Gignarta, ZhenZhong Guan and Dinkneh Gebre Borojo
Does Teacher Subject Knowledge Contribute to Student Academic Performance in Developing and Least Developed Countries? pp. 267-297 Downloads
Oscar David Marcenaro‐Gutierrez and Luis Alejandro Lopez‐Agudo
Economic Development and South Africa: 25 Years Analysis (1994 to 2019) pp. 298-322 Downloads
Pavitra Dhamija
Leaders and Tenures in Sub‐Saharan Africa pp. 323-340 Downloads
Carolyn Chisadza
Public Sector Growth in the British Cape Colony: Evidence From New Data on Expenditure and Foreign Debt, 1830‐1910 pp. 341-367 Downloads
Abel Gwaindepi and Johan Fourie
The Optimal Monetary and Macroprudential Policies for the South African Economy pp. 368-404 Downloads
Guangling Liu and Thabang Molise
Economic Development in the Twenty‐first Century. Lessons for Africa Throughout History pp. 405-406 Downloads
Charles V. R. Wait

Volume 88, issue 2, 2020

Measuring the Financial Cycle in South Africa pp. 123-144 Downloads
Greg Farrell and Esti Kemp
The South African Financial Cycle and its Relation to Household Deleveraging pp. 145-173 Downloads
Adél Bosch and Steven F. Koch
Prospects for a Monetary Union in the East Africa Community: Some Empirical Evidence pp. 174-185 Downloads
Guglielmo Maria Caporale and Luis Gil‐Alana
The South Africa‐U.S. Trade and the Real Exchange Rate: Asymmetric Evidence from 25 Industries pp. 186-203 Downloads
Mohsen Bahmani‐Oskooee and Abera Gelan
Explaining Export Duration in Kenya pp. 204-224 Downloads
Majune Socrates, Eliud Moyi and Kamau Gathiaka

Volume 88, issue 1, 2020

If You Build It Nearby and Keep the Price Low, Will They Come? Large‐Scale Evidence on the Relative Roles of Access and Quality in Use of Healthcare in Low‐and Middle‐Income Countries pp. 3-20 Downloads
Nicholas Wilson
The Impact of Leaving Camps on Well‐being of Internally Displaced Persons in Northern Uganda pp. 21-39 Downloads
Fu‐Min Tseng, Barbara McPake and Ijeoma Edoka
Unveiling the Endogenous Relationship Between Technical Efficiency and Value Creation in Mergers and Acquisitions in Nigeria pp. 40-70 Downloads
Mfon Akpan, Peter Wanke, Zhongfei Chen and Jorge Moreira Antunes
Bank Income Diversification, Asset Correlation and Systemic Risk pp. 71-89 Downloads
Chien-Chiang Lee, Pei-Fen Chen and Jhih‐Hong Zeng
National and Regional Impacts of an Increase in Value‐Added Tax: A CGE Analysis for South Africa pp. 90-120 Downloads
Elizabeth Lousia Roos, Mark Horridge, Jan H. van Heerden, Philip Adams, Heinrich R. Bohlmann, Kgatedi Kenneth Kobe and Bokang Vumbukani‐Lepolesa
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