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University of Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Working papers

2011

  1. Ron Sandrey & Cecilia Punt & Hans Grinsted Jensen & Nick Vink, 2011. "Agricultural Trade and Employment in South Africa," OECD Trade Policy Papers 130, OECD Publishing.
  2. Hoffman, Willem & Kleynhans, Theo E., 2011. "Farm Modelling for Interactive Multidisciplinary Planning of Small Grain Production Systems in the Western Cape, South Africa," 2011 Conference (55th), February 8-11, 2011, Melbourne, Australia 101640, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.

2010

  1. Traub, Lulama Ndibongo & Myers, Robert J. & Jayne, Thomas S. & Meyer, Ferdinand H., 2010. "Measuring Integration and Efficiency in Maize Grain Markets: The Case of South Africa and Mozambique," 2010 AAAE Third Conference/AEASA 48th Conference, September 19-23, 2010, Cape Town, South Africa 96644, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE) & Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA).
  2. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia, 2010. "South African trade in 2008, focusing on agriculture, forestry and fisheries," Background Paper Series 58065, PROVIDE Project.
  3. Gill, Tania & Punt, Cecilia, 2010. "The Potential Impact of Increased Irrigation Water Tariffs in South Africa," 2010 AAAE Third Conference/AEASA 48th Conference, September 19-23, 2010, Cape Town, South Africa 96425, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE) & Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA).

2009

  1. Vink, Nick & van Rooyen, Johan, 2009. "Perspectives on the Performance of Agriculture in South Africa since 1994 and implications for its Role in Achieving Sustainable Food Security," Working Papers 108005, University of Pretoria, Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development.
  2. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia, 2009. "Trade trends from 2000 to 2008 for agriculture, forestry and fisheries of the Western Cape," Background Paper Series 58064, PROVIDE Project.
  3. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia & Ramathoka, Mabu & Masekoameng, Abel, 2009. "A Profile of the Limpopo Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58059, PROVIDE Project.
  4. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia & Buthelezi, D.J., 2009. "A Profile of the KwaZulu-Natal Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58054, PROVIDE Project.
  5. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia & Bothloko, Constance, 2009. "A Profile of the North West Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58055, PROVIDE Project.
  6. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia & Phaladi, Sepitle Frans, 2009. "A Profile of the Free State Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58053, PROVIDE Project.
  7. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia, 2009. "A Profile of the Western Cape Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality, and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58050, PROVIDE Project.
  8. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia & Uchezuba, David Ifeanyi & Bashi, Molao, 2009. "A Profile of the Northern Cape Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58052, PROVIDE Project.
  9. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia & Scheepers, Kabelo, 2009. "A Profile of the Mpumalanga Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58058, PROVIDE Project.
  10. Jacobs, Elne & Punt, Cecilia, 2009. "A Profile of the Gauteng Province: Demographics, Poverty, Income, Inequality and Unemployment from 2000 till 2007," Background Paper Series 58056, PROVIDE Project.

2008

  1. Matoti, Bongiswa & Vink, Nick & Bienabe, Estelle, 2008. "Changing Face of the Agri-Food Market: A Farmers Response and Possible Solutions from a Provincial Perspective," 2007 Second International Conference, August 20-22, 2007, Accra, Ghana 52098, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE).
  2. Bureau, Jean-Christophe & Gohin, Alexandre & Guindé, Loïc & Millet, Guy & Brandão, Antônio Salazar P. & Haley, Stephen & Wagner, Owen & Orden, David & Sandrey, Ron & Vink, Nick, 2008. "The future of global sugar markets: Policies, reforms, and impact," IFPRI discussion papers 829, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  3. Ron Sandrey & Nick Vink, 2008. "Deregulation, Trade Reform and Innovation in the South African Agriculture Sector: Trade and Innovation Project - Case Study No. 4," OECD Trade Policy Papers 76, OECD Publishing.
  4. Aliguma, Lucy & Ashimogo, Gasper & Mwale, Geoffrey S. & Nyoro, James K. & Phiri, Alexander & Traub, Lulama Ndibongo, 2008. "Maize Market Sheds in Eastern and Southern Africa. Report 1. Country Annexes," Food Security Collaborative Working Papers 55375, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

2007

  1. Kirsten, Johann F. & Edwards, Lawrence & Vink, Nick, 2007. "Distortions to Agricultural Incentives in South Africa," Agricultural Distortions Working Paper 48514, World Bank.
  2. Cutts, Michela & Reynolds, Sanri & Meyer, Ferdinand H. & Vink, Nick, 2007. "Modelling Long-Term Commodities: The Development Of A Simulation Model For The South African Wine Industry Within A Partial Equilibrium Framework," Working Papers 37324, American Association of Wine Economists.

2006

  1. Traub, Lulama Ndibongo & Jayne, Thomas S., 2006. "The Effects of Market Reform on Maize Marketing Margins in South Africa: An Empirical Study," 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia 25635, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  2. Traub, Lulama Ndibongo & Jayne, Thomas S., 2006. "Opportunities to Improve Household Food Security Through Promoting Informal Maize Marketing Channels: Experience from Eastern Cape Province, South Africa," Food Security International Development Working Papers 54568, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  3. McDonald, Scott & Punt, Cecilia & Bhanisi, Sipho, 2006. "The impact of an increase in wine industry exports on the South African economy, focusing on the Western Cape," Working Paper Series 58210, PROVIDE Project.
  4. van Schoor, Melt & Punt, Cecilia & McDonald, Scott, 2006. "Compiling National, Multiregional and Regional Social Accounting Matrices for South Africa," Technical Paper Series 58067, PROVIDE Project.

2005

  1. McDonald, Scott & Punt, Cecilia & Rantho, Lillian & van Schoor, Melt, 2005. "Costs and Benefits of Higher Tariffs on Wheat Imports to South Africa - A General Equilibrium Analysis," Working Paper Series 15635, PROVIDE Project.

2004

  1. Traub, Lulama Ndibongo & Jayne, Thomas S., 2004. "The Effects of Market Reform on Maize Marketing Margins in South Africa," Food Security International Development Working Papers 54570, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  2. van Schoor, Melt & McDonald, Scott & Punt, Cecilia, 2004. "SeeResults: A Spreadsheet Application for the Analysis of CGE Model Results," Technical Paper Series 15624, PROVIDE Project.
  3. McDonald, Scott & Pauw, Kalie & Punt, Cecilia, 2004. "The Welfare Impacts of Domestic and International Agricultural Efficiency Gains – A South African Case Study," 2004 Inaugural Symposium, December 6-8, 2004, Nairobi, Kenya 9522, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE).
  4. McDonald, Scott & Punt, Cecilia & Leaver, Rosemary, 2004. "Trade Liberalisation, Efficiency and South Africa's Sugar Industry," Working Paper Series 15634, PROVIDE Project.
  5. Punt, Cecilia, 2004. "The Organisation of Trade Data for Inclusion in a Social Accounting Matrix," Technical Paper Series 15621, PROVIDE Project.
  6. McDonald, Scott & Pauw, Kalie & Punt, Cecilia, 2004. "The Welfare Impacts of National and International Agricultural Efficiency Gains - A South African Case Study," Working Paper Series 15629, PROVIDE Project.

2002

  1. Kirsten, Johann F. & Vink, Nick & Scheepers, D. & Meyer, Ferdinand H. & Calcaterra, M. & Jenkins, Lindie, 2002. "The Political Economy Of Food Price Inflation In South Africa," Working Papers 18075, University of Pretoria, Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development.

2001

  1. Poonyth, Daneswar & van Zyl, Johan & Vink, Nick & Kirsten, Johann F., 2001. "Modeling The South African Agricultural Production Structure And Flexibility Of Input Substitution," Working Papers 18049, University of Pretoria, Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development.
  2. Vink, Nick & Kirsten, Johann F., 2001. "A Descriptive Analysis Of Employment Trends In South African Agriculture," Working Papers 18048, University of Pretoria, Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development.
  3. van Zyl, Johan & Vink, Nick & Erasmus, Barend & van Jaarsveld, Albert & Kirsten, Johann F., 2001. "Modelling the Effects of Climate Change on Agriculture in South Africa: The Case of The Western Cape," 2001 Conference (45th), January 23-25, 2001, Adelaide 126058, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.

2000

  1. van Zyl, Johan & Vink, Nick & Kirsten, Johann F., 2000. "South African Agriculture In Transition: The 1990'S," Working Papers 18073, University of Pretoria, Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development.

1997

  1. Schreiner, Mark & Graham, Douglas H. & Cortes-Fontcuberta, Manuel & Coetzee, Gerhard K. & Vink, Nick, 1997. "Racial Discrimination In Hire/Purchase Lending In Apartheid South Africa," 1997 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Toronto, Canada 21026, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).

1995

  1. Schreiner, Mark & Graham, Douglas H. & Vink, Nick & Coetzee, Gerhard K., 1995. "Discrimination By Formal Lenders In South Africa," Economics and Sociology Occasional Papers 28336, Ohio State University, Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics.

Journal articles

2013

  1. Marijke D'Haese & Nick Vink & Tharcisse Nkunzimana & Ellen Van Damme & Johan van Rooyen & Anne-Marie Remaut & Lotte Staelens & Luc D'Haese, 2013. "Improving food security in the rural areas of KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa: Too little, too slow," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(4-5), pages 468-490, December.

2012

  1. Nick Vink, 2012. "The Long-Term Economic Consequences Of Agricultural Marketing Legislation In South Africa," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 80(4), pages 553-566, December.

2010

  1. Mkhabela, Thulasizwe S. & Piesse, Jenifer & Thirtle, Colin G. & Vink, Nick, 2010. "Modelling efficiency with farm-produced inputs: dairying in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 49(1), March.

2009

  1. Nyhodo, Bonani & Punt, Cecilia & Vink, Nick, 2009. "The potential impact of the Doha Development Agenda on the South African economy: liberalising OECD agriculture and food trade," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 48(1), March.
  2. Reed, L.L. & Kleynhans, Theo E., 2009. "Agricultural land purchases for alternative uses – evidence from two farming areas in the Western Cape province, South Africa," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 48(3), September.

2008

  1. Ron Sandrey & Mohammad Karaan & Nick Vink, 2008. "Is There Policy Space To Protect South African Agriculture?," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 76(1), pages 89-103, 03.
  2. Mashabela, T.E. & Vink, Nick, 2008. "Competitive performance of global deciduous fruit supply chains: South Africa versus Chile," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 47(2), June.
  3. Ron Sandrey & Nick Vink, 2008. "Deregulation, Trade Reform and Innovation in the South African Agriculture Sector," OECD Journal: General Papers, OECD Publishing, vol. 2008(4), pages 219-255.
  4. Traub, Lulama Ndibongo & Jayne, T.S., 2008. "The effects of price deregulation on maize marketing margins in South Africa," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 33(3), pages 224-236, June.
  5. McDonald, Scott & Punt, Cecilia & Rantho, Lillian & van Schoor, Melt, 2008. "Costs and benefits of higher tariffs on wheat imports to South Africa," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 47(1), March.

2007

  1. Sandrey, Ronald A. & Vink, Nick, 2007. "The deregulation of agricultural markets in South Africa and New Zealand: a comparison," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 46(3), September.
  2. de Lange, Willem J. & Kleynhans, Theo E., 2007. "Towards more inclusive long-term bulk water resource management," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 46(3), September.
  3. Kalie Pauw & Scott Mcdonald & Cecilia Punt, 2007. "Agricultural efficiency and welfare in South Africa," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(2), pages 309-333.

2006

  1. Daya, Y. & Vink, Nick, 2006. "Protecting traditional ethno-botanical knowledge in South Africa through the intellectual property regime," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 45(3), September.

2005

  1. Piesse, Jenifer & Doyer, Tobias & Thirtle, Colin & Vink, Nick, 2005. "The changing role of grain cooperatives in the transition to competitive markets in South Africa," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 33(1), pages 197-218, March.
  2. David R. Colman & Nick Vink, 2005. "Introduction: The 25th conference and the association," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 32(s1), pages ix-xv, 01.
  3. Kleynhans, Theo E. & Opperman, J.M., 2005. "Determination of priorities of buyers regarding value contributing characteristics of farm land in the Stellenbosch District, South Africa," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 44(4), December.
  4. McDonald, Scott & Punt, Cecilia, 2005. "General equilibrium modelling in South Africa: What the future holds," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 44(1), March.

2004

  1. Vink, Nick & Kirsten, Johann F. & Woermann, C., 2004. "South Africa's Consumer Price Index for Food (CPIF): A Comparative historical view," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 43(2), June.
  2. Nick Vink, 2004. "The influence of policy on the roles of agriculture in South Africa," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(1), pages 155-177.
  3. van Dijk, T. & Kleynhans, Theo E., 2004. "An evaluation of the environmental care orientation of deciduous fruit producers in the Western Cape," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 43(3), September.
  4. Adriaen, D. & Kleynhans, Theo E. & Tollens, Eric, 2004. "A comparison between South African agricultural exports to the European union and those of other selected southern hemisphere countries," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 43(2), June.
  5. SCOTT McDONALD & CECILIA PUNT, 2004. "Some Welfare Implications Of A Land Tax On The Western Cape," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 72(4), pages 808-833, 09.

2003

  1. de Lange, Willem J. & Vink, Nick, 2003. "Opportunistic behaviour by private irrigators within a capacity-sharing regime," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 42(4), December.
  2. Mahlanza, B. & Mendes, E. & Vink, Nick, 2003. "Comparative advantage of organic wheat production in the Western Cape," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 42(2), June.

2001

  1. Johan van Zyl & Nick Vink & Johann Kirsten & Daneswan Poonyth, 2001. "South African agriculture in transition: the 1990s," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 13(6), pages 725-739.

2000

  1. Vink, Nick, 2000. "Agricultural policy research in South Africa: Challenges for the future," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 39(4), December.
  2. Troskie, Dirk P. & Mathijs, Erik & Vink, Nick, 2000. "Characteristics of the agricultural sector of the 21st Century," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 39(4), December.
  3. Troskie, Dirk P. & Vink, Nick & Wallace, M., 2000. "Implications of deregulated wheat market for the Western Cape Province: Evaluation with the aid of a spatial model," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 39(1), March.
  4. Erasmus, Barend & van Jaarsveld, Albert & van Zyl, Johan & Vink, Nick, 2000. "The effects of climate change on the farm sector in the Western Cape," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 39(4), December.
  5. Pretorius, C. & Louw, D.B. & Kleynhans, Theo E., 2000. "The development of a spatial decision support system to optimise agricultural resource use in the Western Cape," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 39(4), December.

1999

  1. Theo Kleynhans & Pol Coppin & Lloyd Queen, 1999. "Geographic information system concepts for land management," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(3), pages 519-530.

1998

  1. Johan Van Zyl & Nick Vink & Rob Townsend & Johann Kirsten, 1998. "Agricultural market liberalization: a case study of the Western Cape Province in South Africa," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 10(1), pages 75-84.
  2. Kleynhans, Theo E. & Vink, Nick, 1998. "The Agricultural Potential Of Sadc," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 37(4), December.
  3. Townsend, R. F. & Kirsten, J. & Vink, N., 1998. "Farm size, productivity and returns to scale in agriculture revisited: a case study of wine producers in South Africa," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 19(1-2), pages 175-180, September.
  4. Allerts, S. & Kleynhans, Theo E. & Vink, Nick, 1998. "Fynbos Exports From The Western Cape Province: A Problem Of Logistics," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 37(4), December.
  5. Vink, Nick & Kleynhans, Theo E. & Street, K., 1998. "The Competitiveness Of Western Cape Wheat Production: An International Comparison," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 37(3), September.
  6. Juliana Rwelamira & Theo Kleynhans, 1998. "The potential of and obstacles to agriculture in the Southern African Development Community," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(2), pages 215-233.

1997

  1. van Zyl, Johan & Townsend, Rob F. & Vink, Nick, 1997. "Economic effects of market and trade liberalisation on agriculture in the Western Cape Province of South Africa," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 36(4), December.
  2. van Zyl, Johan & Vink, Nick, 1997. "The effects of water policies on the farm sector in the Western Cape," Agrekon, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), vol. 36(4), December.
  3. Nick Vink & Tommy Fenyes, 1997. "The 34th annual conference of the Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa, Midrand, 1996," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(1), pages 121-124.

1992

  1. J. Zyl & T. I. Fényes & N. Vink, 1992. "Effects Of The Farmer Support Programme And Changes In Marketing Policies On Maize Production In South Africa," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 43(3), pages 466-476.

1991

  1. M. C. Lyne & G. F. Ortmann & N. Vink, 1991. "Food Security In Kwazulu: Results Of A Household-Based Programming Model," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 42(1), pages 43-55.

1989

  1. W. L. Nieuwoudt & N. Vink, 1989. "The Effects of Increased Earnings from Traditional Agriculture in Southern Africa," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 57(3), pages 168-177, 09.

1988

  1. T. I. Fenyes & J. Vanzyl & N. Vink, 1988. "Structural Imbalances in South African Agriculture," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 56(2-3), pages 112-122, 06.
  2. N. Vink & W. E. Kassier, 1988. "'The Tragedy of the Commons' and Livestock Farming in Southern Africa: A Reply," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 56(2-3), pages 138-146, 06.

1987

  1. N. Vink & W. E. Kassier*, 1987. "The 'Tragedy of the Commons' And Livestock Farming in Southern Africa," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 55(2), pages 107-120, 06.
  2. Van Zyl, J. & Vink, N. & Fenyes, T. I., 1987. "Labour-related structural trends in South African maize production," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 1(3), pages 241-258, October.

1983

  1. N. Vink & W. E. Kassier, 1983. "A Paradigm for a Micro-level Rural Development Strategy," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 51(2), pages 190-198, 06.