New Brookings Working Paper: Nonincome Welfare and Inclusive Growth in South Africa

17 Mar 2015 - 14:30

DPRU Director Prof Haroon Bhorat and researchers Ben Stanwix and Derek Yu, have just published a Brookings Institution, Africa Growth Initiative working paper (#18), on nonincome welfare and inclusive growth in South Africa.

Building on previous work, this paper seeks to contribute to a more comprehensive understanding of changes in nonincome welfare over an 18-year period in South Africa, from 1993 to 2010. In an attempt to extend the reach of existing research, we offer a more nuanced understanding of the role that assets—both public and private—and services, as well as education, have played in post apartheid welfare in South Africa.

Read the full intro and access the paper here.