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Research outputs: POVERTY

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2021 Black tax: how young black professionals embrace a public good

The answer to whether students should pay for higher education in South Africa or get it for free remains both topical and contested. One ar...

2021 COVID-19 hits poor urban communities hardest

A central feature of the government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been its uniform, place-blind character. The lockdown was applie...

2021 Macroeconomic stimulus packages and income inequality in developing countries: lessons from the 2007-9 great recession for the Covid-19 crisis in South Africa

In 2020, the South African government announced that it was planning to implement an ambitious macroeconomic rescue package worth about 10% ...

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2021 An ethico-political approach to poverty and inequality: embodying care and corporeal citizenship

In this chapter the authors argue for a normative rethinking of the state. Their argument is motivated by the need for a politics - in South...