New work visa rules simplify attracting foreign skills, Business Day, 5 April 2024.

Fact-checking EFF party leader Julius Malema's manifesto launch speech: 'Nothing has changed since 1994', AfricaCheck, 13 March 2024.


The 13th edition of Top 500: SA's Best Managed Companies is live! BizCommunity, 21 November 2023.

Pay-as-you-go fibre could just be the vital informal economy kickstart we need, Daily Maverick, 16 November 2023.

SRD Grant: What is it you are trying to solve? UCT News, 16 November 2023.

Graft derailed better life promise, Sunday World, 23 October 2023.

Forex issues weigh on inter-Africa trade - Africa Trade Barometer: Business Day News, interview with Prof Haroon Bhorat, 19 September 2023.

JABULANI SIKHAKHANE: Only a fraction get access to good early child development, Business Live, 13 September 2023.

SRD grant not increasing chance of getting employment in SA: Prof Bhorat, on SABC News with Leanne Manas, 14 July 2023 @ 0.30mins.

EDITORIAL: For more jobs, support businesses and cut grants, Business Day, 29 June 2023.

WATCH: Economists question efficacy of Covid-19 grant in job creation, Business Day, 28 June 2023.

Economist questions efficacy of Covid grant in job creation, Business LIVE, 27 June 2023.

eNCA interview with Haroon Bhorat re the SA -TIED | Discussion re grant based approaches to address unemployment, 22 June 2023.

International Affairs Forum, Interview: Professor Haroon Bhorat - South African Economy, 13 June 2023.

Ters saved 2 million jobs during Covid-19, IOL/CapeTimes, 9 June 2023.

Digital Africa, The Statesman, 8 June 2023

UPLIFTMENT OP-ED: Informal sector entrepreneurship is the silver bullet to address poverty and unemployment, Daily Maverick, 15 May 2023.

HILARY JOFFE: Kenya is showing the way to boosting small business, Business Day, 12 May 2023.

The terminal decline of unions, MoneyWeb, 4 May 2023. 

Vietnam, Bangladesh, Ethiopia point way for manufacturing in Nigeria, Business Day Nigeria, 12 April 2023.

WATCH | Study reveals positive impact of SRD grant, eNCA, 7 April 2023.

DUMA GQUBULE: Ramaphosa now thinking about his legacy, Business Day, 4 April 2023.

Climate Commission calls for more action, Sunday World, 6 March 2023.

"CIVIL SOCIETY WATCH 27 FEBRUARY-4 MARCH" Eskom crisis and public ownership, the Expropriation Bill, World NGO Day and escaping the inequality trap, Daily Maverick, 4 March 2023.

South Africa’s relief grant: how it can be used to help young people into jobs, The Conversation, 23 February 2023.

CSDA hosted webinar “Social Grants and Livelihoods Activities of Beneficiaries”, 21 February 2023. Panel discussion featured Tim Kohler (1:01:45), 21 February 2023.


Phoenix TV Zoom Interview with Prof Haroon Bhorat: The US dollar is getting stronger: African countries are feeling the pain and have few policy options, 13 December 2022.

Leaked documents show how government wants to tackle unemployment, GroundUp, 9 September 2022.

Hlengani Mathebula | When two worlds don't mix, City Press on News24, 28 August 2022.

Nxesi: The changing definition of work demands a review of labour protection, Mail & Guardian Business, 18 August 2022.

Why is turning the tide on SA unemployment so tough?, Mail & Guardian Business, 15 August 2022

Standard Bank launches its Africa Trade Barometer to plug information gap, Daily Maverick, 8 June 2022.

SA can no longer be held to ransom by ANC factional politics, says new book by country’s top thinkers, Daily Maverick Webinar, 7 June 2022.

PolitySA interview: Better Choices: Ensuring South Africa's Future – Haroon Bhorat & Gareth Newham, 16 May 2022.

Advisory council split over support for basic income grant, Sunday Times, 30 January 2022.

#BizTrends2022: Temporary employment services show resilience and flexibility; BizCommunity, 13 January 2022.


Brookings Africa in Focus: "Africa Growth Initiative’s top 5 figures of 2021", 30 December 2021. 

Minimum wage proposal: Here's what domestic workers could earn in 2022, Fin24, 21 December 2021.

It's about the elections': Scientists decry Ramaphosa's Covid-19 gamble, Sunday Times, 3 October 2021.

What we’ve been reading: Highlights from the 2021 Jobs and Development Conference; World Bank Blogs, 9 Sept 2021.

Minimum WAGE: New report reveals workers should earn more, The South African, 12 August 2021.

A living wage enables people to choose dignity, UCT News, 5 August 2021.

Reintroduction of SRD grant offers renewed hope to those struggling financially, CapeArgus, 26 July 2021.

 COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a rise in hunger in South Africa, The Conversation, 21 July 2021.

No livelihood or hope: The warning signs of violence, Mail & Guardian, 14 July 2021.

WATCH: NIDS cram wave 5; Business Day TV (10:53-15:00 & 22:42-24:48), 12 July 2021.

Extending the Covid-19 relief package – research done by UCT Development Policy Research Unit, Power FM (Power Business), 6 July 2021.

South Africa is not emerging from the unprecedented economic shock, Moneyweb, 6 July 2021.

R350 Grant a ticket into the labour market: report, Mail & Guardian, 29 June 2021.

Of SA jobs lost, only a quarter were due to lockdown itself: experts, Sunday Times, 12 May 2021.

Covid kills a decade of employment growth in SA, Mail & Guardian, 8 May 2021.

Retirement? What retirement? Why we need to work into our twilight years – and how, Daily Maverick, 22 March 2021.

Jabulani Sikhakhane | The budget will sail through without a peep from the nap chamber, Fin24, 2 March 2021.

Higher minimum wage for South Africa was not a ‘thumb suck’: minister, Business Tech, 22 February 2021.

3 key recommendations to stimulate South Africa’s economy, BusinessTech, 5 February 2021.

The South Africa economy, Al Jazeera English news interview with Haroon Bhorat, 31 January 2021.

Belville Police action was painful to watch, Social Development Minister admits, IOL/Weekend Argus, 17 January 2021.


New UCT fellows’ crucible moments, UCT News, 20 November 2020.

Covid-19 leaves permanent scar on SA employment, Sunday Times, 15 November 2020.

College of Fellows welcomes new members, UCT News, 10 November 2020.

Presidency displaces Treasury as the heartland of economic policy, Daily Maverick, 21 October 2020

Recovery plan shows Ramaphoria no longer a stand-in for tough reforms - economists, Fin24, 16 October 2020

S Africa must put into effect revenue collection – Haroon Bhorat; Engineering News, 16 October 2020

South Africa’s COVID-19 hunger relief efforts are working: why they must continue, The Conversation, 15 October 2020

SU’s Economics Department to celebrate centenary with Nobel Prize winner address, Yiba, 5 October 2020

Did COVID-19 grants work? Survey reveals the answer, Brenthurst Foundation News, 1 October 2020

How Covid-19 lockdown has impacted on gender wage inequality, IOL news, 30 September 2020

Covid-19 has made inequality worse, researchers find, GroundUp, 30 September 2020

Covid-19 has made inequality worse, researchers find reprint, 30 September 2020

South Africa must redouble its policy and relief efforts to stave off hunger, MSN News, 30 September 2020

Black economic power matters: Is South African transformation dead? African Business Magazine, 1 September 2020

OPINION: How grants eased the Covid pain, Financial Mail (Business Live), 20 August 2020

Sifiso Skenjana | SA's Fantastic Four - and their collective bargaining superpower, Fin24, 14 August 2020

The day the bottom fell out of South Africa – a triple pandemic has hit us, Daily Maverick, 15 July 2020

Are social grants reaching the people? Are social grants targeting the most vulnerable during SA’s lockdown? Evidence from the Nids-Cram data suggests that’s true – and policymakers should consider extending grant top-ups beyond October, Financial Mail - Feature, 15 July 2020

Group of leading scientists come out in support of Glenda Gray who dared to criticise lockdown rules, Times Live, 23 May 2020

Rwf800 billion to accelerate Rwanda's economic recovery, The New Times (Rwanda), 10 May 2020

Haroon Bhorat: Economic fallout is ferocious, but health crisis must be focus, News24, 8 May 2020

UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : ECA leads discussion on Africa's COVID-19 lockdown exit strategies, MarketScreener.com, 7 May 2020

New index ranks physical-interaction aspect of Covid-19 transmission risk across occupations, Engineering News, 5 May 2020

Why the development state model has worked in Asia, but not in SA and the rest of Africa, Business Maverick Webinar, 5 May 2020

South Africa’s poorest workers are more likely to lose jobs, says data report, Daily Maverick, 24 April 2020

Joburg’s public transport may not be ready for coronavirus, New Frame, 18 March 2020

Government to look at measures to stop South African retrenchments, Business Tech, 13 March 2020

What’s at the heart of SA’s fiscal challenges? Inconsistent policy stance, All Africa.com, 6 March 2020

What’s at the heart of SA’s fiscal challenges? Inconsistent policy stance, CityPress Business, 27 February 2020


African Economic Conference 2019: Experts identify hindrances in increasing jobs for youth, DevDiscourse, 4 December 2019

First Presidential Economic Advisory Council meeting to get underway, CreamerMedia Engineering News, 8 October 2019

Counting women’s work, UCT News, 7 October 2019

Forget the policy advisers – Ramaphosa will be crushed unless he reforms the ANC, Daily Maverick, 2 October 2019

Meet Ramaphosa’s new economic advisory panel, Citizen, 2 October 2019

UCT professors for President’s Economic Advisory Council, UCT News, 30 September 2019

Ramaphosa's economic advisory council: what you need to know, Herald Live, 30 September 2019

South Africa: Presidential Economic Advisory Council members appointed, 7th Space.com, 28 September 2019

Ramaphosa appoints Economic Advisory Panel to prompt growth in SA, Briefly.com, 28 September 2019

Local and Foreign Economists on New Council to Ignite South African Economy, SAPeople.com, 28 September 2019

Ramaphosa announces members of presidential economic advisory council, The Zimbabwe Mail, 27 September 2019

Ramaphosa unveils 18-person economic brain trust, Fin24, 27 September 2019

Presidential Economic Advisory Council members announced, Mining Weekly, 27 September 2019

Ramaphosa copies Mnangagwa; unveils Presidential Advisory Council, Bulawayo24.com, 27 September 2019

CCMA discusses impact of minimum wage, Midrand Reporter, 27 September 2019

Counting women’s work, Poverty and Inequality Initiative, UCT, 23 September 2019

Seven suggestions for improving SA’s economy, UCT News, 12 September 2019

Temporary employment services seek to address youth unemployment, Boksburg Advisor Local News, 2 August 2019

Op-ed: Minimum-wage gamble, Financial Mail, by Haroon Bhorat, 1 August 2019

Op-ed: SA’s missing middle, Financial Mail, by Haroon Bhorat, 27 June 2019

New ‘fully funded’ scholarship for top young researchers, UCT News, 6 June 2019

AFRONOMICS Podcast: Analyzing Inequality in Africa, World Bank Africa, 1 June 2019

The political economy of corruption, PoliticsWeb, 7 May 2019

FACT CHECK: ‘One South Africa For All!’ - DA’s 2019 Election Manifesto, EWN.co.za, 6 May 2019

UCT’s increased focus on the SDGs, UCT News, 15 April 2019

SU hosts dialogue on pursuing a socially just and sustainable economy in SA, Bizcommunity, 22 March 2019

The problems are mounting for South Africa’s ailing economy, World of Finance magazine, 11 January 2019


Jobs Fund hosts think tank event on the future of work in South Africa, Fourways News, 6 December 2018

UCT Well Represented on the Motlanthe High-Level Panel, University of Cape Town’s Poverty and Inequality Initiative (PII) NEWS, 15 November 2018

Numsa party could be a political force, Financial Mail, 15 November 2018

Prevention of violence and crime is an important benefit of CWP, PoliticsWeb, 15 October 2018

Jobs Summit pact hailed, Classic FM Business Breakfast/Moneyweb, 5 October 2018

How the Jobs Summit plans to create 260 000 jobs annually, Moneyweb, 4 October 2018

#YouthReport2018: Generation jobless and the high inequality economy, BizCommunity, 7 September 2018

#YouthReport2018: Who are those 'SA millennials' you're marketing to? BizCommunity, 6 September 2018

Dot by dot, state capture emerges Mail & Guardian, 31 August 2018

A new period of labour stability? Business Live, 30 August 2018

Shadow State: The Politics of State Capture - how it all came together News24, 21 August 2018

Read an excerpt from Ivor Chipkin and Mark Swilling’s Shadow State: The Politics of State Capture Wits Press, 21 August 2018

South Africa: Minister Michael Masutha Appoints Advisory Committee On Legal Fees AllAfrica.com, 20 August 2018

The Rise of Tyranny: New book tracks the patterns and repercussions of state capture Daily Maverick, 19 August 2018

Bye, brokers: Hello, service providers Mail & Guardian, 10 August 2018

Keeping communities alive after mine closures Classic FM/Moneyweb Radio, 17 July 2018

Finding ways to keep communities alive after mine closures The Conversation, 15 July 2018

Did the DA-led Western Cape create ‘75% of all jobs’ in SA last year? ‘Confusing’ claim correct AfricaCheck.com, 26 June 2018

Sub-Saharan Africa's high self-employment rate behind income instability: expert Xinhua, 7 June 2018

South Africa's Prof. Bhorat Delivers Lecture On Economic Growth and Inequality in Africa AllAfrica.com & UNECA, 6 June 2018    

How South Africa's services sector can help tackle poverty and inequality MENA Financial News (MENAFN The Conversation), 6 June 2018

South Africa's strike rate isn't as bad as it's made out to be The Conversation, 24 April 2018

The huge task of ‘recapturing the state’ It’s about much more than rooting out corruption MoneyWeb, 23rd March 2018

Elections, racially divisive rhetoric biggest risks to Ramaphosa’s governance - academic Fin24, 22nd March 2018

Unemployment likely to grow, even with predictions of growth Business Report, 20th February 2018

Wanted: leadership with integrity and fixes for our broken institutions Business Day (Opinion), 12th February 2018

SA’s whale-sized public sector wage bill approaches a cliff MoneyWeb, 12th February 2018

People Power Is The Condition Of Our Democracy’s Survival Huffington Post Blog ZA, 7th February 2018

SA's Labour-Broker System Does Not Favour Unemployed Youth Huffington Post ZA, 1st February 2018

ANC job creation boast ignores SA’s increased unemployment rate Africa Check, 17th January 2018


Industrialize Africa - Strategies, Policies, Institutions and Financing AllAfrica.com, 20th November 2017

Qatar University roundtable discusses Africa's growth prospects MENAFN, 19th September 2017

A monopoly on corruption MoneyWeb, 14th September 2017

Understanding growth power in sub-Saharan Africa and defining Africa's middle class BizCommunity.com, 23rd May 2017

What Junk Status Means For The Country, And For You The Daily Vox, 7th Apr 2017

Rating downgrade could hurt inclusive economic growth, say experts EyeWitnessNews, 5th April 2017

Corruption is an Enemy of the Poor – an open letter to Cabinet, the ANC NEC and Parliament Daily Maverick, 31st March 2017

Young graduates not interested in working for the government Business Day, 30th March 2017

Mechanisation is but one reason minimum pay could eliminate jobs Business Day [Opinion], 3rd March 2017

Davos – When chickens come home to roost EyeWitnessNews, 20th January 2017


Adjustment to national minimum wage needs maximum care and oversight Business Day, 29th November 2016

Unemployment Keeps Growing. What A Surprise, Said No One Ever. High unemployment and low economic growth is on trend in SA Huffington Post, 23rd November 2016

What you need to know about the national minimum wage debate Daily Vox, 22nd November 2016

Treasury warns national minimum wage will lead to 715 000 job losses Mail & Guardian, 21st November 2016

Proposed R3 500 minimum wage sparks heated debate Fin24, 21st November 2016

How have SA’s democratic laws impacted on your life? IOL Opinion, 21st November 2016

Youth employment subsidy has been 'positive' and should be extended BizCommunity, 10th November 2016

Varsities must meet labour needs Mail & Guardian, 4th November 2016

Top 500 to publish Pravin Gordhan's take on the way forward MoneyWeb, 1st November 2016

Is Zuma to blame for the decline of the ANC? Rand Daily Mail, 31st October 2016

Investing in early childhood education pays off Mail and Guardian, 14th October 2016

Exemptions may render national minimum wage harmless MoneyWeb, 5th October 2016

Millions subsist in SA’s 'second economy' IOL.com, 2nd October 2016

The buck stops here… IOL Opinion, 26th August 2016

On My Mind: National minimum wage can be made to work Financial Mail, 25th August 2016

SA academics call on Jacob Zuma to end 'the war' against Gordhan and the treasury Mail & Guardian, 25th August 2016

Poverty and unemployment in South Africa New Era.com, 25th August 2016

National basic wage a pro, con balancing act Times Live, 21st August 2016

How have our laws built our society? IOL Opinion, 15th August 2016

National minimum wage: Is it time to pay up? Financial Mail, 12th August 2016

Big money in little spazas; accessing informal sector spend BizCommunity.com, 11th August 2016

A minimum wage needs to balance risk and opportunity, says DPRU UCT News, 27th June 2016

Skills gap needs broad effort Business Day, 24th June 2016

Black economic empowerment is not black economic empowerment Thought Leader M&G, 20th June 2016

New generation faces an old problem: lack of skills and education Business Day, 15th June 2016

Minimum wage talks stalled IOL.co.za, 25th May 2016

Public to get chance to critique Parly’s work IOL Politics, 25th May 2016

How unions have boosted pay and job security in democratic South Africa BusinessTech, 8th May 2016

How effective have unions been in SA? And are they still relevant? MoneyWeb, 7th May 2016

How unions have boosted pay, job security in democratic SA SABC News, 1st May 2016

We’ve Nose Dived Into The Firepool But Is This Really Our Biggest Crisis? Daily Vox, 8th Apr 2016.

Let’s be honest about wage-jobs trade-off Business Day, 6th April 2016

South Africa: Nation Nose Dives Into Jacob Zuma's Pool All Africa, 5th April 2016

Why South Africa isn’t cashing in on its demographic dividend IOL.com, 3rd April 2016

Labour market: Inching to reform Financial Mail, 31st March 2016

Why South Africa isn’t cashing in on its demographic dividend The Conversation, 30th March 2016

When polemic distorts the research evidence IOL.co.za, 17th March 2016

LETTER: SA’s public disservice Business Day Live, 7th March 2016

Admin jobs surge in public healthcare Business Day Live, 29th February 2016

Elite workers’ myth needs tidying Business Day Live Opinion & Analysis, 29th February 2016

Many workers on state's payroll are overwhelmed Rand Daily Mail, 29th February 2016

Sygnia board’s transparency disarms investor activist Business Day Live, 25th February 2016

The Budget 2016 and South Africa’s care economy Daily Maverick, 25th February 2016

Public sector union members earn more Business Day Live, 24th February 2016

Everything you need to know about SA’s government workers BusinessTech, 19th February 2016

Minimum wage will cost small businesses the most IOL.co.za, 16th February 2016

GroundUp: Zuma dropped the ball on the national minimum wage Daily Maverick, 16th February 2016

GroundUp: A too-high minimum wage will hurt poor people Daily Maverick, 16th February 2016

Cosatu's high minimum wage demand will increase unemployment Rand Daily Mail, 16th February 2016

South Africa: Zuma's National Minimum Wage 'Own Goal' GroundUp/All Africa.com, 15th February 2016

The Forgotten Half: What about the students who didn’t make it to matric? Daily Maverick, 9th February 2016

Motlanthe to lead panel to probe efficacy of laws made by Parliament Business Day Live, 19th January 2016


Academics in South Africa voice their dismay at Zuma's actions ENCA OPINION, 14th December 2015

Africa's education and gender equality goals 'well achieved' southafrica.info, 3rd November 2015

Experts Call for Better Policies to Promote Income Distribution in Africa All Africa.com, 12th October 2015

What do minimum wages look like in sub-Saharan Africa? World Economic Forum: Agenda, 13th October 2015

Wealth tax - the way to end inequality?  Fin 24, 12th October 2015

Stop dismissing Piketty without giving alternatives to fix inequality  Rand Daily Mail, 9th October 2015

FactCheck: is South Africa the most unequal society in the world?  The Conversation, 30th September 2015. And re-published: All Africa.com; Mail & Guardian and Times Live.

Experts poke holes in claim of labour-broking cataclysm  Business Day, 18th September 2015

Ramaphosa says business, labour must be open to ‘trade-offs’ to create jobs  Business Day, 11th September 2015

Don't rush basic wage decision  Mail & Guardian, 10th September 2015

Labour broking changes ‘bled jobs’  Business Day, 10th September 2015

LETTER: Report didn’t add up  Business Day, 8th September 2015

Labour broking changes ‘bled jobs’  Business Day, 7th September 2015

Wages: Delicate Balance  Financial Mail, 27th August 2015

The costs of transferring money to Zimbabwe, GroundUp  Moneyweb, 26th August 2015

Promoting economic growth through education Mail and Guardian, 14th August 2015

A jump to the left or a step to the right? Daily Maverick, 21st July 2015

Why is Africa so unequal? Mashada.com, 7th July 2015

Why aren't SA youth attractive to prospective employers?  Radio 702, 2nd July 2015

Without real inclusivity, there can be no growth  Business Day Live, 29th June 2015

Connecting with Survivors report unpacks the power of the informal market, BizCommunity.com  CNN (Africa View), 22nd June 2015

Manufacturers make needs known at metals indaba  Business Day Live, 29th May 2015

Rich getting richer, poor getting poorer? Africa's inequality struggle  CNN (Africa View), 12th May 2015

CCMA contributes to economy by saving over 100 000 jobs in five years  Business Report, IOL.co.za, 1st April 2015

Radical economic transformation remains a pipedream Mail & Guardian Opinion, 19th March 2015

South Africa: Non-Income Poverty Levels Drop in Democratic South Africa All Africa.com, 19th March 2015

Non-income poverty levels drop in democratic South Africa SouthAfrica.info, 18th March 2015

South Africa in the age of austerity Mail & Guardian 'Thought Leader", 5th March 2015

The state of labour 20 years after democracy International Viewpoint, 27th January 2015


South Africa now more unequal than under apartheid: report My Broadband.co.za, 11th December 2014

National Minimum Wage will improve lives of millions - Zwelinzima Vavi speech Politicsweb, 4th December 2014

GroundUp Op-Ed: What is at issue in the minimum wage debate? Daily Maverick, 27th November 2014

Labour brokers – friend or foe? Cape Business News, 17th November 2014

The downward spiral of SA unions Mail & Guardian, 14th November 2014

Labour brokers created more jobs in SA than any other sector since 1995 Radio 702, 12th November 2014

It’s not a minimum wage that cuts jobs IOL Business Report, 15th October 2014

Farmers are mechanising and consolidating Giles' Files, 19th September 2014

Higher minimum wage ‘might hit farming jobs' Business Day, 18th September 2014

Minimum wage, maximum debate Mail & Guardian, 12th September 2014

Ramaphosa's minimum wage remarks stir up maximum debate Mail & Guardian, 12th September 2014

Treasury’s Jobs Fund plans ‘next funding level’ Business Day, 2nd September 2014

Minimum wage versus job losses conundrum Sunday Independent (& IOL.co.za), 24th August 2014

New Wesgro board announced Cape Business News, 20th August 2014

Minimum Wage: Puzzle of proper pay Financial Mail, 14th August 2014

KPMG’s probe of gender-based violence costs to help state spend more effectively Business Day (Online), 3rd July 2014

Amcu claims strike victory Times Live (Online), 24th June 2014

After Apartheid and Mandela: South Africa’s 2014 Elections Economic and Political Weekly, 14th June 2014

Pointlessness of job promises The Cape Times (Online), 19th May 2014

Service delivery in SA – it's about what could have been Daily Maverick, 4th May 2014

Cash-strapped unions bleed as workers lose faith Business Day (Online), 27th April 2014

Chinese growth projections; CNBC AFRICA: Business News, 26th March 2014

Projects on the Map: South Africa PM Network, March 2014

Strikes, foreign investment, and South Africa; CNBC AFRICA: Business Tonight, 24th February 2014


Economic Inequality Is a Major Obstacle (Updated) The New York Times (Opinion Pages), 6th December 2013

The presidents and Nelson Mandela Politico, 5th December 2013

Strike Hysteria (Haroon Bhorat interview by John Maytham), 567 Cape Talk, 6th November 2013

Strikers are not about to destroy our economy, Business Day, 6th November 2013

Workers from South Africa's motor industry sector begin strike, Africalink on Air, 9th September 2013

En Afrique du Sud, les grèves font craindre une hausse du coût du travail (In South Africa, strikes fears are raising labor costs), Le Monde, 29 August 2013

Cut costs but not bonuses, state told. Unions rail against the plan to cut bonuses at the government’s ‘model of excellence’ – the treasury, Mail & Guardian, 16 August 2013

Economic Inequality Is a Major Obstacle, The New York Times (Opinion Pages), 28th July 2013

Skills mismatch probed, Financial Mail, 23rd May 2013

No balance of payments, Financial Mail, 16th May 2013

DP based on Cape land reform - Zille, Business Day, 25th February 2013

Minister reveals new minimum wage for farm workers, Business Day, 4th February 2013


New study shows 70% of SA consumers live on the edge, Moneyweb, 23rd October 2012

Labour Problems in South Africa, Cii Broadcasting, 1st October 2012

Self Inflicted Harm: Labour Productivity, Financial Mail by Claire Bisseker, 5th September 2012

Labour law amendments will jeopardise jobs, SABC by Sejamothopo Motau, DA, 5th August 2012 14:34

Young, jobless and desperate – Degrees with no guarantees, City Press, 16th June 2012

Cutting labour costs not the answer, Mail & Guardian by Doron Isaacs and Ilan Strauss, 8th June 2012  

Over Half Of Youth Unemployed In South Africa by Anders Kelto on National Public Radio, 28 May 2012

Stop quibbling, fix unemployment Business Report by Joel Netshitenzhe, 23rd April 2012 at 08:10am

Labour law amendments Unintended consequences, Financial Mail by Claire Bisseker  5th April 2012

Research Fundamentals Panel Discussion, 14th March 2012

Labour Watch, Tuesday, Leadership Online, 14th February 2012

Global socialism needed to solve crises, Cosatu tells union conference, Business Day, 10th February 2012

Going for broke: Is Cosatu missing the point?, Mail & Guardian, 7th February 2012 at 10:48

Pay gap still starts in schools by Jabulani Sikhakhane, Independent Online News. January 5 2012 at 07:06am


A wage for living by Chiara Reid, Euronews, 22nd December 2011 17:41 CET

Labour broking - Job creation - Laws need to limber up by Claire Bisseker,  Financial Mail, st1 December 2011

Europe recession shouldn't affect SA employment. Paul Vecchiatto, BusinessLIVE, 22nd November 2011

“The Missing Middle” in South Africa Sean Jacobs, 29th September 2011

Special Report: How does the South African media report on the economy? by SACSIS, 27th May 2011

Leaked labour report to hit govt, Jan de Lange, Fin24, 17th January 2011


Is Inequality Good or Bad? The South African Civil Society Information Service, nonprofit news agency. 11th November 2010


New approach needed to improve SA's labour-absorption potential. Terence Creamer. Polity News. 27th Nov 2009

Cape Town A Racist City - Study: Where do all the black people work? Donwald Pressly, Cape Times, Business. 22 October 2009 at 09:27AM This article was originally published on page 11 of Cape Times on 22 October 2009

Jobs massacre at small firms. Jan de Lange, Fin24.com. 14 August 2009

Cape Town a racist city - study [South Africa] A damning new study has found that Cape Town is seen to be hostile to black people, while white people are still being appointed and promoted at rates suggesting "positive discrimination". Cape Times, October 22, 2009 p 1 & 11.