The OECD Secretariat has extended its database on regulatory management indicators to the following countries: Brazil, Chile, Estonia, Israel, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa. The results can be downloaded in the form of individual country notes.
This paper uses the OECD’s Going for Growth framework, as well as other available evidence linking policies to economic performance, to identify key structural policy challenges in the BIICS for the years ahead.
Two workshops were organised in South Africa in 2009 to discuss the issue of regulatory governance.
Unemployment in South Africa is extremely high and unevenly distributed, being concentrated among young less skilled blacks.