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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".

South African Cultural Observatory Seminar on The Effectiveness and Impact of Subsidies to Film Industry

There is extensive literature across arts policy, economics and social science exploring at a conceptual level the relative merits and demerits of both direct and indirect subsidies to the arts generally and film industries specifically.

Global difficulties not to blame for SA’s slowdown

THE latest Reserve Bank Quarterly Bulletin confirms the sorry state of the South African economy. It also identifies strong headwinds that will hamper faster growth in the future