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In case you missed it…Pre-budget analysis at CNBC Africa

See what we got right and wrong…

CNBC Africa’s Tumisho Grater spoke to Trudi Makhaya, consulting economist at Mercantile Bank, Professor Christopher Malikane, Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Witwatersrand and Deborah Tickle, the Director of International and Corporate Tax at KPMG for their views.

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The EFF phenomenon

The South African Civil Society Information Service (visit here hosted a dialogue on the economy. David Smith of The Guardian in the UK asked that the panel what it made of the EFF’s impact on South Africa, and whether it is pulling the ANC to the left. Here are responses from Ann Bernstein and Trudi Makhaya.


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Debating the role of the Reserve Bank in the economy

Many of us pay attention on the Reserve Bank’s announcement of the repo rate. In this  hang-out, I have a broader conversation with Dr Kenneth Creamer of Wits University, Yashodan Naidoo of J&J Group and Arnold Wentzel of University of Johannesburg about monetary policy in South Africa. We examine the bank’s mandate, the inflation targeting framework and its role in the economy,

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Trudi Makhaya on CNBC panel – the election’s implications for business