The development decade?

economic and social change in South Africa, 1994-2004

Publisher: HSRC Press in Cape Town, South Africa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 471 Downloads: 708
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  • South Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1991-,
  • South Africa -- Social conditions -- 1994-,
  • South Africa -- Economic policy,
  • South Africa -- Social policy

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

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Meanwhile, serious threats have emerged to the model of trade-led growth. New technologies could draw production closer to the consumer and reduce the demand for labor.

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