APORDE

The annual African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE) is a training programme in development economics that aims to build capacity in economics and economic policy-making. Call for applications for participants to attend closes on 8 May 2017. For more information and details of how to apply go to call for applications.

The new Industrial Policy for Policy Makers (IPPM) training programme will be held alongside APORDE 2017 in September. Call for applications for participants to attend closes on 8 June 2017. For more information and details of how to apply go to call for applications.

  • Date Monday, 04 September 2017
  • Venue Johannesburg (to be confirmed)
  • For enquiries or to register please contact rozale@tips.org.za
IMMP 2017 4-8 SEPTEMBER 2017: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) is holding the first edition of the Industrial Policy for Policy Makers training programme (IPPM) alongside the annual African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE). The programme is for senior government officials from South Africa and…
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  • Venue Pretoria and Johannesburg
African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE) APORDE is an annual training programme that brings together academics, policymakers and civil society representatives to investigate economic development options. It aims to build capacity in economics and economic policymaking. The course is run for two weeks and consists of lectures and seminars…

  • Date Monday, 05 September 2016
  • Time 18:30 for 19:00
  • Venue Braamfontein Campus Senate Room, 2nd Floor, Senate House. Wits University, Johannesburg
  • Main Speakers Malusi Gigaba, Minister of Home Affairs
  • For enquiries or to register please contact rozale@tips.org.za
Alice Amsden Memoria Lecture Topic: The State-Business Relationship and Industrial Policy Speaker: Malusi Gigaba, Minister of Home Affairs About the Speaker Malusi Gigaba is the Minister of Home Affairs. He was South Africa's Public Enterprises Minister and prior to this appointment, he was the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs for South Africa. Gigaba is…

  • Date Saturday, 06 August 2016
  • Time 14:00
  • Venue Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS), 227 Lange Street, Pretoria
  • Main Speakers José Gabriel Palma and Kate Philip (discussant)
  • For enquiries or to register please contact rozale@tips.org.za
  • Organisation Economies of Regions Learning Network in association with the African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE)
TOPIC South Africa is among a small group of uniquely unequal countries; if inequality acts as a constraint on growth – and greater equity unlocks it – how does it do so? What are the transmission mechanisms that lead to this effect? Can it be assumed that all forms of…