Exploring the relationship between spatial inequality and attitudes to inequality in South Africa

Date :
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 12:30
Location :
Pretoria, Durban, Cape Town

Inequality is increasingly regarded as a key driver of social problems in South Africa. However, at the present time, little empirical work exists that can validate this perceived connection. Formulating effective policies to tackle inequality requires a broader evidence base than the commonly used Gini coefficient of income distribution at national level.