Professor of Economics, School of Business Leadership (Unisa), University of South Africa
I conduct (have conducted) research in natural resources (land and water) economics; agricultural production and marketing; trade in agricultural exports as well as human skills development.
Every year, more than 300,000 pupils drop out of South African schools after Grade 9. The average age at this level of schooling is 15 years old. Some of them arent academically prepared to progress to the next grade; some...