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South Africa's history of colonialism and apartheid has generated socioeconomic inequalities that persist today, most prevalently in land ownership. Despite comprising only 9.1% of the population, white South Africans own 72% of land and earn on average 6 times more than their black South African counterparts. However, South Africa may soon witness a substantial change in property rights.
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Getting IPD off the ground over the past five years has been a lot of work and has put more than a few gray hairs on my head. But without question, it’s been the most rewarding thing I have ever done in my 15-year career as a university professor. And I hope that, at the end of the day, IPD provides something valuable back to the University of Texas, our community and our state, and helps to realize our university motto: that what starts here changes the world."
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Congratulations to Eun Young Kim, member of IPD's Global Indices Network (GIN) Project. Eun Young was just awarded a University of Texas Continuing Graduate Fellowship. This very prestigious fellowship covers full tuition and a monthly stipend for the 2018-19 academic year. Well deserved, Eun Young! Your IPD family is so proud and happy for you!
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