Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Economic Linkages and Employment

Employment and Economic Growth: Employment Elasticities in Thailand, Brazil, Chile and Argentina

In order to judge how much better a country could do in terms of job… Read More

Quantifying the Outsourcing of Jobs from Manufacturing to Services

There has been debate internationally and in South Africa about the extent to which a… Read More

The Economy-Wide Effects of Price Reducing Reforms In Infrastructure Services In South Africa

Prices of infrastructure services in South Africa may be higher than in other countries because… Read More

The Economic Influence of Infrastructural Expenditure: A Multiplier Decomposition and Structural Path Analysis

Garcia et al. explore the use of structural path analysis in assessing the potential economic… Read More

Administered Prices Study on Economic Inputs: Executive Summary – Ports, Rail, Water

“This is the executive summary of an extensive report examining the prices of goods and… Read More

South Africa’s Economic Development Trajectory: Implications for Skills Development Strategy

Mayer and Altman argue that skills development in South Africa must be aligned to the… Read More

Employment and skills in South African Exports

Van Seventer reports on the labour absorption of South Africa’s exports, using a simple configuration… Read More

Labour Regulation and Enterprise Strategies in South Africa

Altman explores the impact of regional differences in labour regulation on the accumulation strategies of… Read More

The Contribution of Manufacturing and Services to Employment Creation and Growth in South Africa

Tregenna examines the linkages between the manufacturing and services sectors. It also looks at linkages… Read More