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Professor Michael Rogan

Email address: m.rogan@ru.ac.za

Position: Associate Professor

Michael Rogan is an Associate Professor in Economics and Economic History, and an active member
of the Neil Aggett Labour Studies Unit (NALSU) where he runs some of the largest projects. From
2016 to 2018 he was an honorary research fellow at the HSRC’s Education and Skills Development
Research Programme where he lead one of the research programmes under the national Labour
Market Intelligence Partnership (LMIP). Since 2011, he has been a research associate in the global
research-policy-action network Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing
(WIEGO). He holds a PhD and a Master’s degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) and a
Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Development) from the University of Washington in

Research interests:

  • Informal employment
  • Gender and households
  • Poverty and inequality
  • Education and skills development
  • Food security
  • Survey design

Recent projects/publications:

Post Schooling
Post-School Education and the Labour Market in South Africa. (Ed. Rogan, M.). HSRC Press: Cape
Town. 2019.

Recent publications can be found here.

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