Development Discussion Papers
A Better Life for All?
Democratization and Electrification in Post-Apartheid South Africa
14 March 2016
Verena Kroth, Valentino Larcinese and Joachim Wehner
Does democracy affect basic service delivery? If yes, who benefits, and which elements of democracy matter - enfranchisement, the liberalization of political organization, or both? In 1994, 19 million South Africans gai...