• Teachers in the South African education system : an economic perspective 

      Armstrong, Paula Louise (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: ABSTRACT Chapter 1 investigates teacher wages in the South African labour market, in order to ascertain whether teaching is a financially attractive profession, and whether high ability individuals are ...
    • Social mobility and cohesion in post-apartheid South Africa 

      Von Fintel, Marisa (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Twenty years after the end of apartheid, South Africa remains one of the most unequal countries in the world. Socio-economic polarisation is entrenched by the lack of social capital and interactions across ...
    • Education quality in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa : an economic approach 

      Spaull, Nicholas (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Education has always occupied a central role in the discipline of economics, featuring prominently in the theoretical constructs of the discipline and, more recently, in their empirical applications. While ...