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The Decline of the South African Economy

The Decline of the South African Economy (Hardback)

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South Africa's leading economists adopt within this volume a sectoral approach in their analysis of the drastic changes that have occurred within the South African economy since 1970. The book illustrates how, despite its sophisticated infrastructure, the South African economy has shared in the economic decline - resulting from misguided economic policies - that has been the experience of Sub-Saharan Africa.



The contributors argue that the failure of manufacturing to maintain the country's economic growth, once the output of the gold mines began to decline, is central to an understanding of events and outcomes in the economy. Government policy towards manufacturing has played a major part in the decline of the South African economy, but this has, however, tended to be overlooked as a result of the turbulence generated by the political events unfolding in South Africa.



The Decline of the South African Economy will prove to be a fascinating read for students, teachers, researchers and academics with a special interest in modern economic development or in Africa and the Third World.

BusinessEconomicsMacroeconomics Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 22/08/2002 ISBN-13: 9781840643923  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Edited by Stuart Jones, School of Economic and Business Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

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