Episode 99: The economic impact of unrest in South Africa
Episode 99: The economic impact of unrest in South Africa 29 July 2021 24:04 Anton Casteleijn Thea Fourie Silvia Macri Nezo Sobekwa What began...
Mr. Sobekwa forecasts political risks, particularly those associated with labor dynamics, social unrest, institutional capacity, and broader regulatory trends, and their impact on key sectors such as agriculture, retail, energy, and mining.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, Mr. Sobekwa taught international relations and political science at the University of Johannesburg and Monash University and was a researcher at a number of research institutes including the South African Research Chair on African Diplomacy and Foreign Policy. He holds a Master of Philosophy specializing in Politics and International Relations, with a focus on developmental diplomacy from the University of Johannesburg. Mr. Sobekwa is a native Xhosa speaker and is proficient in English, isiZulu, and Setswana.