› South Africa › By Date
OECD Territorial Reviews: Cape Town, South Africa, aims to provide a detailed diagnosis and solutions for improving the competitiveness and governance of the Cape Town metropolitan region.
Unemployment in South Africa is extremely high and unevenly distributed, being concentrated among young less skilled blacks.
This review is based on co-operation between the OECD and non-member economies around the world. It is particularly interesting for those involved in educational policy, as well as for professionals directly working in the education system of South Africa.
German, , 325kb
Die demokratisch gewählte Regierung, die 1994 ihr Amt antrat, erbte eine durch lange Jahre interner Konflikte und externer Sanktionen stark in Mitleidenschaft gezogene Wirtschaft. Vor diesem Hintergrund sind die seit 1994 erreichten Wirtschaftsergebnisse beeindruckend. Insbesondere haben die aufeinanderfolgenden Regierungen in diesem Zeitraum große Umsicht unter Beweis gestellt und darauf verzichtet, zugunsten kurzfristiger
English, , 32kb
The world is rapidly transforming and a number of dynamic emerging economies,including South Africa, have become major players and trading partners with the members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development(OECD). In this context, the OECD Members have recognised the need for theOrganisation to become more open and relevant in order to realise its strategicgoal of becoming an important hub for dialogue on globally
OECD countries believe that Enhanced Engagement should incorporate certain core elements that would be common with all partner countries.
Combining continued sound macroeconomic policies with competition-enhancing structural policies is the best option for realising South Africa’s employment potential and addressing social ambitions in the context of robust economic growth.
English, , 297kb
The democratically elected government that came to power in 1994 inherited an economy wracked by long years of internal conflict and external sanctions. Against that backdrop, economic performance since 1994 has been impressive. In particular, the successive governments during that period have shown considerable prudence, refraining from resorting to economic populism in an effort to boost short-term growth. As a result, public
During his official visit, Angel Gurría met with the President of the Republic of South Africa and other government officials. He also held a press conference for the release of the first OECD Economic Assessment of South Africa.
Monetary policies and inflation targeting in emerging economies: Executive Summary. Several emerging-market economies have adopted inflation targeting as their institutional framework for conducting monetary policy.