Presentations for the TIPS Development Dialogue held on 17 August 2017 are available online. See Agro-processing - an opportunity for growth & the MCIT investment survey, Speakers: Neva Makgetla (TIPS), Mbongeni Ndlovu (TIPS), Philippa Rodseth (Manufacturing Circle), Xhanti Payi (Nascence Advisory & Research).
Applications are open for the MPhil Industrial Policy being run by the University of Johannesburg in conjunction with the African Institute for Economic Planning and Development in Senegal. It will provide government officials and people from research institutions with knowledge about industrial policy formulation and implementation. For details on how to apply read here. Deadline: 30 September 2017.
The theme of the TIPS Annual Forum 2017 was Industrialisation and Sustainable Growth - see www.developmentdialogue.co.za. View programme: Annual Forum 2017 Programme. View Photo Gallery. Get copies of the papers and presentations.
TIPS co-facilitates the African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE) programme, and co-hosts a number of seminars.For information about the Alice Amsden Memorial Lecture on Tuesday 5 September go to Income Distribution as Industrial Policy, For more about the Monday 11 September seminar go to Chinese Firms and Investments in Africa: Paterns, Variation and Dynamics..