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    • Can South Africa sustain and diversify its exports? 

      Matthee, Marianne; Idsardi, Ernst; Krugell, Waldo (AOSIS, 2016)
      The aim of this paper is to examine the diversification of South Africa's exports over the period 1994 to 2012. A decomposition of export growth shows that exports of non-fuel primary commodities as well as medium-skill ...
    • South African exporters and the global crisis: intensive margin shock, extensive margin hangover 

      Matthee, Marianne; Farole, Thomas; Naughtin, Tasha; Rankin, Neil (Wiley, 2016)
      This paper examines how changes at the intensive (established exporters exporting existing products to established markets) and the extensive (new exporters, products or markets) margins contribute to South African export ...