Paula Armstrong recently joined Econex. Her PhD thesis deals with teachers in the South African education system. The relationship between teacher effectiveness and teacher age was recently covered in media. The Cape Times and Die Burger discusses the finding that pupils taught by younger teachers on average outperform those taught by older teachers.
Mariné Erasmus recently contributed to a panel discussion at the Hospital Association of South Africa ( HASA) conference on the status of the medical workforce in South Africa. Read the Business Day article here.View all news
ECONEX@Econex_ZA Tragic death of Nobel prize winner John Nash (Nash equilibrium) a great loss for Economics and Industrial Organisation.