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Unlocking the growth and employment potential of business in the margins

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Unlocking the growth and employment potential of business in the margins

13th August 2013

By: Econ3x3

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Marginalised businesses provide livelihood and income opportunities for a large section of the population. However, these businesses are not able to capture growth opportunities because of several constraints; they continue to operate on the periphery of the mainstream economy. Yet they could become a major source of employment growth. Efforts to unlock this potential must concentrate on exploiting value chains and making government policy more responsive to the unique needs and challenges of marginalised businesses.

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Written by Eddie Rakabe, Researcher, Financial and Fiscal Commission

This article was first published on the Econ3x3 website – Accessible policy-relevant research and expert commentaries on unemployment and employment, income distribution and inclusive growth in South Africa.

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