Talking MTBPS 2020

fiscal policy south africa

I enjoyed chatting about the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement 2020 with Nwabisa Nontenja from YFM. I gave my insights on the history of the South African budget process and proposes …

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Counting structural unemployment.

Inequality in South Africa

Unemployment is either “frictional” or “structural”. In textbooks the definitions are precise, but for this article: Frictional means one is likely to get a job  fairly quickly through job searching  Structural means …

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