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Is South Africa a soap opera?

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Nick and Gabriel go over some of the weird and wacky events of late and try to answer the question, are we actually a real

Budget Speech 2020: What to expect, with analysis by IRR Chief Economist

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Join me in conversation with IRR Chief Economist Ian Cruickshanks on the upcoming Budget Speech to be delivered by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni. We look

De Klerk’s comment is not treason, could Bloomberg be the late bloomer, and Greece wants their marbles back

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Nicholas Lorimer, Gabriel Crouse and Hermann Pretorius scrutinise Ramaphosa’s remarking that De Klerk’s comments may be treasonous, plus the latest developments with the US Democratic

What could happen if we tried step out of line with the mainstream world economy?

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On this episode, Ian talks about the risks of South Africa’s stepping out of the mainstream world economy, and he answers a question from a