SARS Tax Data Research Workshop
In 2014 the National Treasury, SARS and UNU WIDER began a project to facilitate access to SARS administrative tax data for academic researchers. Four projects by University of Cape Town researchers were supported as part of this project. The School of Economics and DataFirst would like to invite you to attend a workshop to showcase the UCT research that has resulted from the project.
9:30: Welcome and Introduction, Andrew Kerr, DataFirst.
9:35-11:00 Session 1
Amina Ebrahim, School of Economics and SALDRU: The effects of the Employment Tax Incentive on South African employment.
Kezia Lilenstein, DPRU: Firm-level determinants of earnings in the formal sector of the South African labour market.
11:05- 11:30 Tea Break
11:30-13:00 Session 2
Lawrence Edwards, School of Economics: Importing and firm performance.
Andrew Kerr: Worker and job flows in the South African Labour Market.
Date: Friday, 26 May 2017
Venue: Seminar Room, Level 4, Economics Building, Middle Campus, University of Cape Town
This workshop is jointly hosted by the School of Economics and DataFirst.