The South African economy and its financial markets: a review and outlook
THE SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY AND ITS FINANCIAL MARKETS: A REVIEW AND OUTLOOK
Associate Professor Sean Gossel, Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town
These two lectures will explore the financial economic development of South Africa from the apartheid era to the present. The first lecture will discuss the developmental legacies of the apartheid system and post-apartheid policy choices on the economic sectors of manufacturing, mining, agriculture, and services. The second lecture then considers the effects of these factors on local government effectiveness, and the country’s political economic development before and after Covid.
- South Africa’s macroeconomic structure
- South Africa’s political economic outcomes
This course will be offered on the Microsoft Teams platform. Participants will be sent a link.