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Rising unemployment in South Africa : an intertemporal analysis using a Birth Cohort Panel
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-03)
A new political dispensation in 1994 heralded a period of optimism for many ordinary South Africans, who hoped for freedom and an escape from poverty. Since this transition, however, South Africa has registered steady ...
Key efficiency and equity aspects of providing basic local services in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
In enquiring after the best means of financing basic local services in South Africa, the thesis begins by reviewing the arguments for fiscal decentralisation and the efficiency criteria for expenditure and revenue ...
School production modelling to strengthen government monitoring programmes in developing countries
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
Education production function analysis is widely recognised as one important area of research that needs to inform education policymaking, specifically policy relating to the mix of funded inputs in a schooling system. ...
Equity & efficiency in South African primary schools : a preliminary analysis of SACMEQ III South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The many and varied links between student socioeconomic status and educational outcomes have been well documented in the South African economics of education literature. The strong legacy of apartheid ...
Barriers to private housing development in townships in the Western Cape
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH SUMMARY : Since 1994, the focus of the South African government on subsidy housing has resulted in 2.3 million housing units being built. But despite this achievement, the official housing backlog figure in 2010 ...