Is South Africa being left behind?
The timing and pace of recovery and growth in any economy are dependent on multiple factors. Swift vaccine rollouts place developed markets ahead on the growth path, while rising commodity prices support resource rich economies. Amidst a COVID-19 third wave, coupled with a weak uptick in vaccination rates and a complex political landscape – can SA keep up with recovering and growing economies?
In this webinar, STANLIB’s chief economist, Kevin Lings, shares insightful views in his discussion on the unparalleled growth story across various developed and emerging economies and where South Africa could stumble or lead.