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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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2015 Inclusive innovation and inequality in South Africa: a case for transformative social policy

South Africa's quest for inclusive innovation is encumbered by the triple challenges of poverty, inequality and unemployment. Although the p...

2015 Policy determinants of school outcomes under model uncertainty: evidence from South Africa

In this paper, we assess the determinants of secondary school outcomes in South Africa. We use Bayesian model averaging techniques to accoun...

2015 Lessons from the 2012 National HIV Household Survey to improve mathematical modelling for HIV policy

Since the start of the HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa, mathematical models fitted to surveillance data have been heavily relied on for e...

2015 Reorienting South Africa's economy towards a low-carbon growth trajectory

The philosophy of green economies is the new policy direction sweeping across both developed and developing countries alike. Green economies...