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WhatsApp stokvels: Liberalise informal banking sector to fuel growth

 17 Jul 20
WhatsApp stokvels: Liberalise informal banking sector to fuel growth…

Radical economic transformation to end poverty by being radically rational

 08 Jul 20
South Africans are entering a period of hardship like none we have seen before.…

We need government, but we need civil society even more

03 Jul 20   James Peron
I was sitting at my desk when the whole world started shaking violently.…

Draconian lockdown forces hard choices

01 Jul 20   Chris Hattingh
The negative effects of South Africa's hard lockdown continue to reverberate through the economy and broader society.…

Beware the funding decisions of government, the youth will pay

23 Jun 20   Chris Hattingh
Beware the funding decisions of government, the youth will pay…

Government stimulus has not worked, let's try something else

19 Jun 20   Mpiyakhe Dhlamini
Government stimulus has not worked, let's try something else…

Veiled threats against free speech are an attack on democracy

12 Jun 20   Riaan Salie
Veiled threats against free speech are an attack on democracy…

South Africa’s Coronavirus Repression Signals Worse To Come

South Africa’s Coronavirus Repression Signals Worse To Come…

Pandemics are costly and destructive, no matter what we do

24 Apr 20   James Peron
Pandemics are costly and destructive, no matter what we do…

COVID-19: Consider the unintended consequences of the lockdown

01 Apr 20   Chris Hattingh
COVID-19: Consider the unintended consequences of the lockdown…

Media release: Government must not devastate the informal sector

30 Mar 20  
Government must not devastate the informal sector…

Government deserves a red card for tyrannical new Sport Bill

04 Mar 20   Chris Hattingh
Imagine for a moment the Rugby World Cup winning captain, Siya Kolisi, on a gymnastics mat, trying to perform handstands and backflips.…

Liberty is the source of human progress

04 Dec 19   Temba A Nolutshungu
Promoting his seminal book, South Africa’s war against Capitalism, the economist Professor Walter Williams averred that “The solution to South Africa’s problems is not special programmes, it’s not affirmative action, it’s not handouts, and it’s not w…

Prosperity and tolerance

11 Sep 19   James Peron
Of late I’ve seen more discussion on the idea that slavery made America prosperous.…