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Public works programmes and a basic income grant as policy responses to unemployment and poverty in South Africa.
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An analysis of the South African equity market and sector return-risk relationship (January 1990-December 2002).
The research paper is an analysis of the South African equity market and sector return-risk relationship. The following two basic questions, addressed in the research paper, pertain to the South African equity market for ...
"Can the national budget influence investment and growth? : - a Ricardian perspective"
Since Ricardo's nineteenth-century suggestion that the mean's of financing government spending is irrelevant, theoretical debate concerning the burden of government debt has been vigorous
An econometric analysis of the real demand for money in South Africa : 1990-2007
A stable money demand function plays a vital role in the analysis of macroeconomics, especially in the planning and implementation of monetary policy. With the use of cointegration and error correction model estimates, ...
Living together after genocide : a case study of reconciliation efforts in Burgesera District after 1994 Rwanda genocide.
The overall objective of the research was to evaluate the achievements of reconciliation process in Bugesera district after the Rwandan 1994 genocide. Bugesera district lost over 62,000 Tutsi during genocide, being the ...
The transfer of primary residence and tax implications involved.
Chapter 1 Introduction In his budget speech of23 February 2000 the minister of finance Mr Trevor Manuel announced the introduction of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) in South Africa. Internationally, the idea of such tax is uncommon, ...
An analysis of money demand stability in Rwanda.
A stable money demand function and exogeneity of prices is at the core of planning and implementing a monetary policy of monetary targets. This thesis examines both the stability of M2 money demand and price exogeneity in ...
An economic analysis of the institutions related to the land rental market of rural KwaZulu-Natal.
Previous studies by Thomson (1996) and Crookes (2002) in land rental markets of rural KwaZulu-Natal were based on the premise that rental markets brought about efficiency and equity gains. Indeed these gains were proven ...
Attaching monetary values to environmental goods and services : an application of the travel cost method at Midmar.
Midmar is built on the Umgeni River, KwaZulu-Natal and is 1060m above sea level. The river starts as a small stream in Loteni and has a total catchment area of 906 square kilometres and an annual rainfall of 1016 mm. Midmar ...
Poverty alleviation in South Africa : can government fiscal expenditure on social services make a difference?
This study examines how the South African government's expenditure on social services impacts on the poverty levels in the country. To provide a background on poverty, different concepts and views on the subject are ...