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Location: Stellenbosch, South Africa
Homepage: http://www.ekon.sun.ac.za/
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  1. Ronelle Burger & Cindy Lee Steenekamp & Servaas van der Berg & Asmus Zoch, 2014. "The middle class in contemporary South Africa: Comparing rival approaches," Working Papers 11/2014, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  2. Ronelle Burger & Megan Louw & Brigitte Barbara Isabel de Oliveira Pegado & Servaas van der Berg, 2014. "Understanding consumption patterns of the established and emerging South African black middle class," Working Papers 14/2014, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  3. Pierre de Villiers & Chris van Wyk & Servaas van der Berg, 2013. "The first five years project – a cohort study of students awarded NSFAS loans in the first five years 2000-2004," Working Papers 11/2013, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  4. Servaas van der Berg & Hendrik van Broekhuizen, 2012. "Graduate unemployment in South Africa: A much exaggerated problem," Working Papers 22/2012, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  5. Rulof Burger & Servaas van der Berg and Dieter von Fintel & Dieter von Fintel, 2012. "The unintended consequences of education policies on South African participation and unemployment," Working Papers 289, Economic Research Southern Africa.
  6. Stephen Taylor & Servaas van der Berg & Vijay Reddy & Dean Janse van Rensburg, 2011. "How well do South African schools convert grade 8 achievement into matric outcomes?," Working Papers 13/2011, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  7. Cobus Burger & Servaas van der Berg, 2011. "Modelling cognitive skills, ability and school quality to explain labour market earnings differentials," Working Papers 08/2011, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  8. Servaas van der Berg, 2010. "Current poverty and income distribution in the context of South African history," Working Papers 22/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  9. Servaas van der Berg & Rulof Burger, 2010. "Teacher pay in South Africa," Working Papers 26/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  10. Servaas van der Berg & Krige Siebrits, 2010. "Social assistance reform during a period of fiscal stress," Working Papers 17/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  11. Margaret Chitiga & Bernard Decaluwe & Ramos Mabugu & Helene Maisonnave & Veronique Robichaud & Debra Shepherd & Servaas van der Berg & Dieter von Fintel, 2010. "The impact of the international economic crisis on child poverty in South Africa," Working Papers 201015, University of Pretoria, Department of Economics.
  12. Servaas van der Berg & Debra Shepherd, 2010. "Signalling performance: Continuous assessment and matriculation examination marks in South African schools," Working Papers 28/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  13. Carlos Maia & Servaas van der Berg, 2010. "When the remedy is worse than the disease: Adjusting survey income data for price differentials, with special reference to Mozambique," Working Papers 24/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  14. Martin Gustafsson & Servaas van der Berg & Debra Shepherd & Cobus Burger, 2010. "The costs of illiteracy in South Africa," Working Papers 14/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  15. Servaas van der Berg & Krige Siebrits & Bongisa Lekezwa, 2010. "Efficiency and equity effects of social grants in South Africa," Working Papers 15/2010, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  16. Servaas van der Berg & Megan Louw & Leon du Toit, 2009. "Poverty trends since the transition: What we know," Working Papers 19/2009, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  17. Servaas van der Berg, 2009. "Fiscal incidence of social spending in South Africa, 2006," Working Papers 10/2009, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  18. Sebastian Levine & Servaas van der Berg & Derek Yu, 2009. "Measuring the impact of social cash transfers on poverty and inequality in Namibia," Working Papers 25/2009, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  19. Servaas van der Berg & Ada Jansen & Cobus Burger & Eldridge Moses & Hassan Essop, 2009. "The fiscal incidence of provision of free basic water," Working Papers 11/2009, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  20. Judith Streak & Derek Yu & Servaas van der Berg, 2008. "How invariant is South African child poverty to the choice of equivalence scale or poverty measure?," Working Papers 13/2008, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  21. Sihaam Nieftagodien & Servaas van der Berg, 2007. "Consumption patterns and the black middle class: The role of assets," Working Papers 02/2007, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  22. Servaas van der Berg & Megan Louw, 2007. "Lessons learnt from SACMEQII: South African student performance in regional context," Working Papers 16/2007, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  23. Frikkie Booysen & Ronelle Burger & Gideon Du Rand & Michael von Maltitz & Servaas Van der Berg, 2007. "Trends in Poverty and Inequality in Seven African Countries," Working Papers PMMA 2007-06, PEP-PMMA.
  24. Servaas van der Berg & Ronelle Burger & Rulof Burger & Megan Louw & Derek Yu, 2007. "A series of national accounts-consistent estimates of poverty and inequality in South Africa," Working Papers 09/2007, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  25. Van der Berg, Servaas & Louw, Megan & Burger, Ronelle, 2007. "Post-Apartheid South Africa: Poverty and Distribution Trends in an Era of Globalization," MPRA Paper 9065, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  26. Servaas van der Berg & Megan Louw & Derek Yu, 2007. "Post-transition poverty trends based on an alternative data source," Working Papers 08/2007, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  27. Megan Louw & Servaas van der Berg & Derek Yu, 2006. "Educational attainment and intergenerational social mobility in South Africa," Working Papers 09/2006, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  28. Servaas van der Berg, 2006. "How effective are poor schools? Poverty and educational outcomes in South Africa," Working Papers 06/2006, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  29. Burger, Ronelle & Booysen, Frikkie & van der Berg, Servaas & von Maltitz, Michael, 2006. "Marketable Wealth in a Poor African Country: Using an index of consumer durables to investigate wealth accumulation by households in Ghana," Working Paper Series RP2006/138, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  30. Burger, Ronelle & Booysen, Frikkie & Berg, Servaas van der & Maltitz, Michael von, 2006. "Marketable Wealth in a Poor African Country," MPRA Paper 9063, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  31. Servaas van der Berg & Ronelle Burger & Rulof Burger & Megan Louw & Derek Yu, 2005. "Trends in poverty and inequality since the political transition," Working Papers 01/2005, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  32. Rulof Burger & Ronelle Burger & Servaas van der Berg, 2004. "Emergent Black Affluence and Social Mobility in Post-Apartheid South Africa," Working Papers 04087, University of Cape Town, Development Policy Research Unit.
  33. Ronelle Burger & Servaas van der Berg, 2003. "Education and Socio-Economic Differentials: A Study of School Performance in the Western Cape," Working Papers 03073, University of Cape Town, Development Policy Research Unit.
  34. Servaas van der Berg & Megan Louw, 2003. "Changing Patterns of South African income distribution: Towards time series estimates of distribution and poverty," Working Papers 02/2003, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  35. Roy Havemann & Servaas van der Berg, 2002. "The demand for health care in South Africa," Working Papers 06/2002, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  36. Doubell Chamberlain & Servaas van der Berg, 2002. "Earnings functions, labour market discrimination and quality of education in South Africa," Working Papers 02/2002, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  37. Servaas van der Berg, 2002. "Issues in South African Social Security," Working Papers 01/2002, Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics.
  38. Servaas van der Berg, 1999. "Social Policy to Address Poverty," Working Papers 99030, University of Cape Town, Development Policy Research Unit.
  39. Servaas van der Berg & Haroon Bhorat, 1999. "The Present as a Legacy of the Past: The Labour Market, Inequality and Poverty in South Africa," Working Papers 99029, University of Cape Town, Development Policy Research Unit.
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  1. Ronelle Burger & Cindy Lee Steenekamp & Servaas van der Berg & Asmus Zoch, 2015. "The emergent middle class in contemporary South Africa: Examining and comparing rival approaches," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(1), pages 25-40, January.
  2. Ronelle Burger & Megan Louw & Brigitte Barbara Isabel de Oliveira Pegado & Servaas van der Berg, 2015. "Understanding consumption patterns of the established and emerging South African black middle class," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(1), pages 41-56, January.
  3. Servaas van der Berg, 2014. "The transition from apartheid: Social spending shifts preceded political reform," Economic History of Developing Regions, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(2), pages 234-244, December.
  4. Servaas van der Berg, 2014. "Inequality, poverty and prospects for redistribution," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 31(2), pages 197-218, March.
  5. Ronelle Burger & Caryn Bredenkamp & Christelle Grobler & Servaas van der Berg, 2012. "Have public health spending and access in South Africa become more equitable since the end of apartheid?," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(5), pages 681-703, December.
  6. Servaas van der Berg & Eldridge Moses, 2012. "How better targeting of social spending affects social delivery in South Africa," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(1), pages 127-139, March.
  7. Sebastian Levine & Servaas van der Berg & Derek Yu, 2011. "The impact of cash transfers on household welfare in Namibia," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 28(1), pages 39-59.
  8. Judith Streak & Derek Yu & Servaas Van der Berg, 2009. "Measuring Child Poverty in South Africa: Sensitivity to the Choice of Equivalence Scale and an Updated Profile," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 94(2), pages 183-201, November.
  9. Servaas Van der berg & Megan Louw & Derek Yu, 2008. "Post-Transition Poverty Trends Based On An Alternative Data Source," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 76(1), pages 58-76, 03.
  10. Booysen, Frikkie & van der Berg, Servaas & Burger, Ronelle & Maltitz, Michael von & Rand, Gideon du, 2008. "Using an Asset Index to Assess Trends in Poverty in Seven Sub-Saharan African Countries," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(6), pages 1113-1130, June.
  11. Servaas van der Berg, 2007. "Apartheid's Enduring Legacy: Inequalities in Education-super- 1," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 16(5), pages 849-880, November.
  12. Megan Louw & Servaas Van der berg & Derek Yu, 2007. "Convergence Of A Kind: Educational Attainment And Intergenerational Social Mobility In South Africa," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 75(3), pages 548-571, 09.
  13. van der Berg, Servaas, 2006. "Elusive Equity--Education Reform in Post-apartheid South Africa, Edward B. Fiske, Helen F. Ladd. Brookings Institution Press, Washington, DC (2004), ISBN 0-8157-2480-9 (xiii+268pp.)," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 25(6), pages 675-676, December.
  14. F.N. Okurut & A. Schoombee & S. Van Der Berg, 2005. "Credit Demand And Credit Rationing In The Informal Financial Sector In Uganda," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 73(3), pages 482-497, 09.
  15. Frikkie Booysen & Servaas Van Der Berg, 2005. "The Role Of Social Grants In Mitigating The Socio-Economic Impact Of Hiv/Aids In Two Free State Communities," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 73(s1), pages 545-563, December.
  16. Servaas Van Der Berg & Megan Louw, 2004. "Changing Patterns Of South African Income Distribution: Towards Time Series Estimates Of Distribution And Poverty," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 72(3), pages 546-572, 09.
  17. Servaas van der Berg & Philip Black, 2004. "Editorial," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 72(3), pages 411-412, 09.
  18. Servaas BERG & Onelle BURGER, 2003. "Education And Socio-Economic Differentials: A Study Of School Performance In The Western Cape," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 71(3), pages 496-522, 09.
  19. Servaas van der Berg & Louise Wood & Neil le Roux, 2002. "Differentiation in black education," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(2), pages 289-306.
  20. Servaas van der Berg, 2001. "Resource shifts in South African schools after the political transition," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(4), pages 405-421.
  21. S Berg, 2001. "Trends In Racial Fiscal Incidence In South Africa," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 69(2), pages 243-268, 06.
  22. Servaas van der Berg, 1997. "South African social security under apartheid and beyond," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(4), pages 481-503.
  23. S. Berg, 1989. "On Interracial Income Distribution in South Africa to the End of the Century," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 57(1), pages 25-36, 03.
34 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (26) 2006-02-12 2006-07-02 2006-07-15 2007-04-09 2007-05-12 2007-05-12 2007-10-13 2008-02-09 2008-06-21 2008-08-21 2009-07-03 2010-01-10 2010-06-11 2010-07-03 2010-07-17 2010-07-24 2010-07-24 2010-10-23 2010-11-20 2011-01-03 2011-04-09 2011-06-11 2012-06-25 2012-06-25 2012-12-22 2013-06-30. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2011-04-09
  3. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2011-04-09
  4. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2013-06-30
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (10) 2007-04-09 2007-05-12 2007-10-13 2008-02-09 2008-08-21 2009-07-03 2010-01-10 2010-06-11 2010-10-23 2010-11-20. Author is listed
  6. NEP-EDU: Education (12) 2006-07-02 2006-07-15 2007-10-13 2008-02-09 2010-07-17 2011-01-03 2011-04-09 2011-06-11 2012-06-25 2012-06-25 2013-06-04 2013-06-30. Author is listed
  7. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2008-08-21
  8. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2014-08-28
  9. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (5) 2006-07-02 2006-07-15 2007-10-13 2008-02-09 2010-07-17. Author is listed
  10. NEP-INT: International Trade (1) 2008-06-21
  11. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (10) 2006-07-02 2006-07-15 2008-02-09 2010-12-23 2011-01-03 2011-04-09 2011-06-11 2012-06-25 2012-12-22 2013-06-30. Author is listed
  12. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2014-08-02
  13. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2006-02-12
  14. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2014-08-02
  15. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (5) 2006-07-02 2007-10-13 2008-02-09 2011-06-11 2013-06-30. Author is listed
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