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Latest Raymond Suttner

Reviving SA democracy

RAYMOND SUTTNER

Professor Raymond Suttner speaks to Polity's Sashnee Moodley about reviving South Africa's democracy. Click here to read the column. 

Latest Aubrey Matshiqi

Zille’s antics a big disservice to the DA

POLITICAL INSIGHT

There is an interesting irony about the tension between Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane and his predecessor, Helen Zille. The irony... 

Latest Econ3x3

Technology and minimum wages are likely to change the mix of capital and labour in industry

ECON3X3

While technology is making capital cheaper, policies like the national minimum wage will make labour more expensive. What does this mean for the... 

Latest Institute for Security Studies

Is Southern Africa facing a food security disaster?

INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES

A rapidly growing population in Southern Africa means an increasingly higher food demand. And although domestic food production is expected to rise... 

Latest South African Institute of International Affairs

Dangerous slippage in the DRC

SAIIA

In 2016, one of the defining terms when it came to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) political situation was 'le glissement'. Meaning... 

Latest Sydney Majoko

Reimagining the township economy

TOWNSHIP ECONOMY

Whether one considers it as being positive or negative, the theme of radical economic transformation has been thrust onto our political discourse.... 

Latest Saliem Fakir

Is science losing its authority?

LOW-CARBON FUTURE

Scientists have, for a long time, been held in high esteem. Yet scientist struggle to effectively mediate evidenced-based outcomes in highly... 

Latest The Conversation

South Africa's central bank row points to dangerous levels of intolerance

THE CONVERSATION

What kind of financial system is sure to collapse if the central bank cares about people’s well-being? The recommendation by South Africa’s Public... 

Latest CCRED

CCRED Quarterly Review

CCRED

The Centre for Competition Regulation and Economic Development's Quarterly Review analyses developments in competition policy and jurisprudence... 

Latest Real Economy

Damage control mode

REAL ECONOMY: ECONOMY

There is now absolutely no question that the country’s toxic politics is dragging the economy down and that most, if not all, the pain is... 

Other Opinions

The Revolutionary Mining Charter is irrational and divisive

MINING CHARTER

On June 15, 2017, the Mineral Resources Minister announced to South Africa and the whole world the birth of the Reviewed Broad-Based Economic... 

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