Understanding the national economy: Foundations for provincial and local government practioners

  • Date: Monday, 07 October 2019
  • Venue: TIPS Boardroom, 234 Lange St, Nieuw Muckleneuk, Pretoria
  • Main Speakers: Sandy Lowitt
  • For enquiries or to register please contact: rozale@tips.org.za

The focus of the two-day workshop is to familiarise subnational economic practioners with national economic dynamics, structures and performance. The foundation course covers: basic economic theory on core macro and microeconomic flows, an introduction to economic and social structures and institutions using WEF, IMF and WB reviews and measures; and an applied explanation of SARB Quarterly Review data. This foundational course aims to provide participants with a greater understanding of the national context in which they operate and how this context creates opportunities and challenges to their economic planning and project implementation.

FACILITATOR: Sandy Lowitt

DURATION: 7-8 Oct 2019 (2 days)

COST: R6000 (VAT incl) per participant

For more information download brochure.