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Working PaperFirm-level employment growth in South Africa: The role of innovation and exports
This paper investigates the effect of innovation on employment growth at the firm level in South Africa. Innovation is typically associated with better export performance at the firm level due to productivity enhancements and new products...Employment Exports Firm growth
Research BriefFirms with high-growth episodes in South Africa: Are they persistently high-growth firms?
The analysis of firm growth has been a topic of consistent economic interest as a growing body of literature has lent support to the possibility that the majority of growth and new employment creation is the result of a small sub-sector of high-growt...Firm growth High-growth firms Regression analysis
Working PaperOn the persistence of growth for South African firms
The growth of firms has been shown to have a meaningful impact on the health of firms and the economy in general...Firm growth High-growth firms Regression analysis