Separate schools shall be provided for white and

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Unformatted text preview: ts or townships. Separate schools shall be provided for white and colored children, and no child of either race shall be permitted to attend a school of the other race. Institutions and Education in South Africa Another important example is the Apartheid system in South Africa. Beginning with the rapid development of the mining economy around Kimberly and then Johannesburg Africans were systematically banned from working in skilled occupations. Completely removing the incentive to accumulate human capital. 1922 white miners strike on the Rand (the ‘ Rand Rebellion’ led to ) exclusion of Africans from trade unions, which came to play a central role in discrimination against Africans to keep white wages high. The ‘ colour bar’was extended to the whole economy after 1926. This was a consequence of electoral victory by a coalition based on the support of poor whites. James A. Robinson (Harvard) The Emergence of Modern Economic Growth: A Comparative and2, 2009 September Historical Analysis 17 / 19 Source...
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