Skip to main content

A look ahead to South Africa’s Budget

South Africa’s Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana faces an uphill task in next week’s Budget to convince investors that the government will be able to place the public finances on a sustainable footing. In this Weekly, we highlight the key things to look out for. But the short point is that we expect the government's austerity plans to be watered down.

We will be discussing the key takeaways from the Budget in a Drop-In shortly after Mr. Godongwana’s speech. Sign up here.

Become a client to read more

This is premium content that requires an active Capital Economics subscription to view.

Already have an account?

You may already have access to this premium content as part of a paid subscription.

Sign in to read the content in full or get details of how you can access it

Register for free

Sign up for a free account to gain:

  • Unlock additional content
  • Register for Capital Economics events
  • Receive email updates and economist-curated newsletters
  • Request a free trial of our services

Get access