Announcements (5)

The TIPS Development Dialogue Colloquium will be held at our offices in Pretoria on 24 October 2017. For more information and details of how to register go to Development Dialogue. 
This edition of The Real Economy Bulletin reviews the state of small business in South Africa and its evolution over the past decade. It also looks at proposals around the definition of small business and regulatory obstacles and burdens arising from national legislation. To download a copy go The state of small business in South Africa.
Friday, 26 May 2017

TIPS Annual Forum 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.
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.
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..