Creating jobs in tough times

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2009
TITLE AUTHOR(S): M.Altman
KEYWORDS: JOB CREATION, UNEMPLOYMENT
DEPARTMENT: Economic Perfomance and Development (EPD)
Web link: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/review/April-2009/creating-jobs
Intranet: HSRC Library: shelf number 5749

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Abstract

The global economic downturn poses serious challenges to South Africa's hopes of halving unemployment between 2004 and 2014, a target most recently reaffirmed in the ANC election manifesto, released in January.