Events

Research seminar
13 Aug 2020 / 14:00 to 15:00

On 13 August Bjørn Bo Sørensen will deliver an online seminar on his recent working paper, Turnin’ it up a notch - How...

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Technical workshop
04 Aug 2020 / 10:00 to 11 Nov 2020 / 14:00

SA-TIED will hold a 5-day online training course on using the data analysis software, R. 

The course will build capacity and support South African officials to manage and use economic data to carry out policy-relevant research in their day-to-day work for evidence-based policymaking.  

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Technical workshop
22 Jul 2020 / 09:30 to 31 Aug 2020 / 17:30

As part of the SA-TIED programme, UNU‐WIDER and the Southern African Social Policy Research Insights (SASPRI) are holding a training event for staff at the National Treasury and the South African Revenue Service (SARS) on...

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Project meeting
17 Jun 2020 / 10:00

The SA-TIED macroeconomic modelling for policy formulation work stream held their regular work-in-progress meeting on 17 June 2020, via video conference.

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Technical workshop
09 Jun 2020 / 09:00 to 11 Jun 2020 / 16:30

3-day training workshop including short lectures and practical computer based training

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Research seminar
28 May 2020 / 11:00 to 13:00

Channing Ardnt, workstream leader in the SA-TIED programme and divisional director of environmental and production technology at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), presented in the third session of the...

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Technical workshop
10 Mar 2020 / 09:00 to 12 Mar 2020 / 11:00

SA-TIED will hold a 3-day training workshop on the use of Stata for staff from the National Treasury.

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Research seminar
10 Mar 2020 / 02:00 to 03:00

SA-TIED will hold a seminar on worker mobility and productivity spillovers - an emerging market perspective.

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Research seminar
19 Feb 2020 / 09:00 to 10:00

SA-TIED will hold a seminar on the gender wage gap in South Africa's manufacturing sector. The seminar will be given by Victor Stolzenburg under the work stream on Turning the tide on inequality.

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Research seminar
13 Feb 2020 / 16:00 to 18:00

The importance of cheap, high-quality telecommunications services for economic development and growth are frequently stressed by policy makers, as is the need for greater regional integration and cooperation in Southern Africa.

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Research seminar
28 Jan 2020 / 11:00 to 12:00

SA-TIED will hold a seminar on offshoring within South African manufacturing firms, an analysis of the labour market effects.

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Research seminar
22 Jan 2020 / 11:00 to 12:00

SA-TIED will hold a seminar on minimum wages and firm dynamics, using evidence from the agricultural sector and South African administrative tax data.

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