Benjamin Stanwix

Ben obtained a Masters degree in Applied Economics from the University of Cape Town. He also holds a Masters degree in Economic and Social History from the University of Oxford. His research interests include: Labour Economics, Economic & Social History.

He has spent time working in India with the Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) and joined the DPRU in October 2012 as a researcher.

He is also a tutor in Economic History.


Works by this author

COVID-19 and the Labour Market: Estimating the Employment Effects of South Africa's National Lockdown

The Impact of the National Minimum Wage in South Africa: Early Quantitative Evidence

Social Assistance Amidst the Covid-19 Epidemic in South Africa: An Impact Assessment

The Employment Tax Incentive Scheme in South Africa: An Impact Assessment

The Economics of COVID-19 in South Africa: Early Impressions

Measuring Multidimensional Labour Law Violation with an Application to South Africa

Minimum Wages in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Primer

Minimum Wage Enforcement in the Developing World

Estimating the Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment, Wages and Non-Wage Benefits: The Case of Agriculture in South Africa