Keyword: Economic activity

Prof Andreas Wörgötter on addressing current and persisting challenges in South Africa’s labour market
At a time when tensions are rising due to growing inequality and un...
23 July 2021
Podcast
Part 2: Recovery policies and labour utilization
The discussion is based on two research papers: Recovering from COV...
16 July 2021
Dialogue
Dr Daan Steenkamp on forecasting GDP: why trucks matter in SA
In our second podcast with Dr Daan Steenkamp, a lead economist at t...
19 March 2021
Podcast
Dr Chris Loewald on Lockdown Learnings: monetary policy leeway during a pandemic
Shortly after the October MPR, ERSA’s host sat down with Dr Chris L...
16 October 2020
Podcast
Chris Loewald on the Monetary Policy response to the Coronavirus pandemic in South Africa: why buffers matter
Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic and an economic downgrade, we speak...
8 April 2020
Podcast
Nonlinearities in Financial Development–Economic Growth Nexus: Evidence from sub–Saharan Africa (SSA)
The impact of financial development on economic growth has received...
17 January 2018
Policy Brief