Chronic poverty and employment

SOURCE: Labour Market Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2003
TITLE AUTHOR(S): M.Aliber
KEYWORDS: EMPLOYMENT, LABOUR MARKET, POVERTY
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 2701

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Abstract

The extent of chronic poverty in South Africa is not known with certainty. Whether the statistics we have is representative of the country is difficult to say. What is probable, however, is that much of poverty in South African is indeed chronic.