Nicoli Nattrass collaborated with UNRISD for the project Poverty Reduction and Policy Regimes 2007-2010, for which she co-authored the South African study.
She has written extensively on South Africa’s economy and development strategies. Her publications include Class, Race and Inequality in South Africa (co-authored), The Political Economy of South Africa (co-edited); Profits and Wages: The South African Economic Challenge; Redistribution: How Can it Work in South Africa? (co-edited); and Macroeconomics: Theory and Policy in South Africa. Nattrass holds a DPhil degree in Economics and Professor of Economics at the University of Cape Town.