Events

Technical workshop
15 Oct 2019 / 08:30 to 16:30

SA-TIED will hold a 2-day synthetic data training course for policy and research officials in the National Treasury of the Republic of South Africa to support national capacity to manage and use economic data for evidence-based policy making. 

Technical workshop
14 Oct 2019 / 08:00 to 13 Dec 2019 / 17:00

SA-TIED will hold an 8-week online modelling distance course. This online course is being carried out by the SA-TIED work stream on Climate and Energy.

Research seminar
26 Sep 2019 / 09:00 to 10:00

SA-TIED researchers Njeri Wabiri and David Fadiran will present their recent research on the spatial dynamics of firm-level productivity in South Africa to policy officials.

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Conference
13 Sep 2019 / 10:30 to 12:00

UNU-WIDER and UNESCAP will hold the annual WIDER Development Conference at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand over three days 11-13 September.  The SA-TIED programme will be presenting its work in a panel session for Parallel 7.1, Friday morning, on the conference topic of...

Academic presentation
03 Sep 2019 / 08:00 to 05 Sep 2019 / 17:30

SA-TIED was present in Johannesburg during the 2019 Biennial Conference of the Economic Society of South Africa to share research results from some of the programme’s work.

Technical workshop
02 Sep 2019 / 08:00 to 06 Sep 2019 / 15:30

SA-TIED and its partners funded a 5-day training workshop on the challenges of the fourth industrial revolution for industrial development.

Policy dialogue
28 Aug 2019 / 09:00 to 16:00

South Africa is highly coal and energy-intensive, with an economy characterized by extremely high levels of unemployment and inequality.

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Academic presentation
25 Jul 2019 / 13:00 to 14:00

Professor Carol Newman presents the research findings of her team's work under the SA-TIED programme on the impact of resource misallocation on total factor productivity within and between firms in South Africa at the University of Pretoria.

Research seminar
17 Jul 2019 / 09:00 to 10:00

Lillian Khumalo, an SA-TIED researcher based at the South African Revenue Services (SARS), will present her scoping study on the current state of tax and taxation policy research in South Africa and will provide insights on the administrative tax data now available to fill gaps in this body of...

Academic presentation
08 Jul 2019 / 16:00 to 16:30

Amina Ebrahim, Research Associate of SA-TIED and UNU-WIDER, was invited to give a presentation at the 2019 edition of the Public Economics Winter School.

Research seminar
03 Jul 2019 / 10:00 to 11:00

Karmen Naidoo will present her research findings on the role that innovation and exports play in employment creation at the level of the South African firm.

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Academic presentation
19 Jun 2019 / 09:30 to 21 Jun 2019 / 16:30

Wynnona Steyn of the South African Revenue Services presented a recent SA-TIED study at the 7th World Congress of the International Microsimulation Association (IMA) held in Galway, Ireland.