Simulating the Impact of COVID-19 on Formal Firms in South Africa

This note uses administrative tax data for formal firms to measure the direct impact of lockdown restrictions on firms’ profitability, employment, and exit rates. The authors separate the economy into three categories, according to the size of the shock experienced, and consider two lockdown scenari...

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Volume: 9K
Main Author: Lees, Adrienne
Mascagni, Giulia
Kilumelume, Michael
Format: Book
Language: English
Place of publication: World Bank, Washington, DC 01.12.2020
Data of publication: 2020-12
ISSN: 4348-2161
Bibliography: Africa Eastern and Southern (AFE)
South Africa
MTI Practice Notes;No. 9K
Series: MTI Practice Notes
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Open Knowledge Repository
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