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PhD candidate attends BRICS Network University meeting in Brazil

Rhodes University PhD candidate in the Department of Economics and Economic History, Nandi Fumbata, is attending the BRICS Network University (BRICS NU) Research Seminar and Winter School, currently underway at the University of Campinas in Brazil.

Nobel winner's story shows uphill battle for women

At the recent Jobs Summit, it was agreed that companies should annually disclose pay gaps between men and women employees.

Don't judge a book by its cover

The book industry – like many others – is under pressure from technological change. Can it re-invent itself leveraging off this technology?

Flouting economic laws is a recipe for disaster

ECONOMICS students are taught that "economics is about allocating the limited resources of societies to meet their unlimited wants".