https://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
Econ3x3 logo

Part 2: Fiscal Dimensions of South Africa's crisis

By: Econ3x3      13th July 2021 In the first article in this series, we examined the history of SA’s economic policy and some of the roots of its current fiscal crisis. We looked... 

Econ3x3 logo

Part 1: Fiscal dimensions of South Africa's crisis

By: Econ3x3      13th July 2021 At the start of the democratic project, South Africa hoped for a “fiscal renaissance”. After a brief period of consolidation, social spending rose,... 

New opportunities for South African agriculture: the African Continental Free Trade Area

New opportunities for South African agriculture: the African Continental Free Trade Area

By: Econ3x3      17th February 2021 The new African Free Continental Trade Area phases out 90% of tariffs on all goods traded between African Union member states over a 5 to 10 year... 

More From Econ3x3
African governments should have a fresh look at agriculture as part of the economic recovery plan after Covid-19

African governments should have a fresh look at agriculture as part of the economic recovery plan after Covid-19

By: Econ3x3      3rd December 2020 The Covid-19 pandemic presents an opportunity for African governments to relook agriculture as part of the economic recovery plan. A new approach... 

The Covid-19 crisis has amplified spatial inequalities

The Covid-19 crisis has amplified spatial inequalities

By: Econ3x3      1st October 2020 The economic and social crisis induced by Covid-19 is unfolding in different ways across the country. New evidence from the NIDS-CRAM survey... 

Covid-19’s economic effects: tourism’s supply-chain impacts

Covid-19’s economic effects: tourism’s supply-chain impacts

By: Econ3x3      13th August 2020 While the impact of the Covid-19 lock-down on the tourism sector may seem clear, the potential impact on its supply chain has not been... 

Finance and businesses in the time of Corona

Finance and businesses in the time of Corona

By: Econ3x3      1st April 2020 The lockdown and physical distancing measures of government impact small and medium-sized companies severely as they lack the financial reserves to... 

Soaring deficits and debt: restoring sustainability amidst low economic growth

Soaring deficits and debt: restoring sustainability amidst low economic growth

By: Econ3x3      24th February 2020 The debt burden of the national government has steadily increased from 27% in 2007. It is heading towards 70% in 2022/3 if this trajectory is not... 

Hiding in plain sight: high-value agriculture’s large-scale potential to grow jobs and exports

Hiding in plain sight: high-value agriculture’s large-scale potential to grow jobs and exports

By: Econ3x3      18th September 2019 South Africa has a major but overlooked opportunity to expand the production of high-value agricultural products that are both labour-intensive and... 

Socio-economic class in South Africa: playing snakes and ladders with loaded dice

Socio-economic class in South Africa: playing snakes and ladders with loaded dice

By: Econ3x3      13th August 2019 Experiences of poverty over time differ markedly. Out of four South Africans, two experience persistent poverty with few future prospects. Another... 

1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
Register Close