Keyword: Business Cycle

Measuring the Financial Cycle in South Africa
We measure the financial cycle in South Africa using three differen...
Published: 2 March 2018
Policy Brief
Macroprudential policy and foreign interest rate shocks: A comparison of different inst...
This paper presents a generic small open economy real business cycl...
Published: 27 October 2017
Working Paper
Is There A SADC Business Cycle: Evidence from Dynamic Factor Model
Countries that are successfully executing trade and economic libera...
Published: 30 May 2017
Policy Brief
Can bank capital adequacy changes amplify the business cycle in South Africa?
The phenomenon of bank regulation procyclicality requires very care...
Published: 21 February 2017
Policy Brief
South Africa's real business cycles: The cycle is the trend
It has been argued that business cycles in emerging economies are s...
Published: 14 February 2017
Policy Brief
Is There a SADC Business Cycle? Evidence from a Dynamic Factor Model
Countries that adopt a common currency automatically relinquish the...
Published: 30 November 2016
Working Paper
Financial sector development, economic volatility and shocks in sub-Saharan Africa
The role of financial sector development in economic volatility has...
Published: 16 November 2016
Policy Brief
Credit market heterogeneity, balance sheet (in) dependence, financial shocks
This paper presents a real business cycle model with financial fric...
Published: 12 September 2016
Working Paper