Growth needs a better tool than rates

Posted by Alison Siljeur | 21 Sep, 2006

Anna McCord reviews the book "An Employment-Targeted Economic Program for SA" by Robert Pollin, Gerald Epstein, James Heintz and Leonce Ndikumana.

Read the book review.

Newsbreak

Posted by Alison Siljeur | 5 Sep, 2006
Newsbreak, the current affairs programme on the national English-language SABC station Radio Lotus, is broadcasting an interview about the research done by Justine Burns and Martine Visser in the fishing villages along the West Coast. The presenter is Newsbreak presenter Melissa Naicker, who interviewed UCT economics masters student Leigh Lakay, who worked as a research assistant for part of the project. The interview will broadcast today (5 September 2006) between 1 pm and 1h30 pm, and can be heard live on www.lotusfm.co.za or on 98.7 FM in Cape Town.