Impact of supermarkets on the informal economy
- A business survey of informal traders,
- Qualitative interviews with informal traders operating as meat braaiers, selling take-aways, and fruit and vegetable sellers.
- A household survey in the settlements of BetterLife and Phola Park to understand consumer shopping with respect to supermarkets and street traders.
- A spatial and ethnographic study of formal retail businesses within the Philippi Precinct.