Tag Archives: Economic growth

How local companies are winning over China’s consumers

By: Zara Ingilizian & Bruno Lannes  January 25, 2018 Source: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/01/chinese-companies-winning-local-consumers  

Migrants significantly contribute to economic growth

By: Global Compact for Migration Source: http://refugeesmigrants.un.org/migration-compact

This thesis on Natural capital accounting done by Avir Bhaidas was one of our best theses in 2016

Natural capital and externality accounting within large South African organisations By: Bhaidas, Avir Source: http://repository.up.ac.za/handle/2263/59849 Abstract: In a world with finite natural resources, the prevalence of economic models which exclude environmental impacts signals a non-sustainable business context. A paradigm shift is required to ensure that sustainable economic growth is achieved without further environmental degradation. The […]
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Three clues to why economic growth stinks (Forbes)

By: Richard Karlgaard  August 24, 2016 Source: http://www.forbes.com

The IMF’s advice on restoring strong economic growth (Weforum)

By: Vitor Gaspar & Luc Eyraud  April 14, 2016 Source: https://www.weforum.org  

One of our top MBA theses on National competitiveness in Africa (UPSpace)

Driving factors for national competitiveness in Africa as measured by GDP per capita By Neil Andrews Source: http://repository.up.ac.za/handle/2263/43965  November 10, 2015 Abstract: Competitiveness has been part of central, monetary policy making for over 500 years where regions have aimed to improve competitiveness and productivity by focusing on specific factors. The focus of the research was […]
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Slowly emerging (Economist)

Source: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2015/04/daily-chart-3

Africa’s average economic growth to rise to 5.7 percent in 2015 -AfDB | BusinessDay

See on Scoop.it – Centre for Dynamic Markets GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: Africa rising – economic growth : “Underscoring the “Africa Rising” narrative, the AEO 2014, published by the African Development Bank, the OECD Development Centre and the United Nations Development Programme, portrays a continent buoyed by the robustness of its critical development […]
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GE, Bombardier Among Winners of $4.7 Billion Africa Deal

Transnet SOC Ltd., South Africa’s state-owned ports and rail operator, picked four companies to supply new locomotives as part of a $4.7 billion investment to renew its aging fleet and boost capacity. GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: rail infrastructure – ” More than two-thirds of Transnet’s capital expenditure will be used to renew and expand […]
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Global Economic Growth Forecast Cut By IMF: Implications Are Sobering

How much longer can major economies like the U.S. engage in historically unprecedented levels of monetary and fiscal stimulus that provides, at best, levels of economic growth so unimpressively marginal? GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: Economic slowdown –  : “International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for 2013. In July, the IMF projected global GDP growth […]
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