What caught my eye today: Women’s work and middle-class incomes, and how productive are people in the home office?

The Eagle and Bear Economist – what caught my eye today: Women’s work and middle-class incomes, and how productive are people in the home office?

What caught my eye today: South Africa eases lockdown restrictions, unemployment during the pandemic, and oil price dynamics

The Eagle and Bear Economist – what caught my eye today: South Africa eases lockdown restrictions, unemployment during the pandemic, and oil price dynamics

South African economy: Gradual, but rather slow recovery expected after the severe recession caused by Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic and measures to curb it lead to a dramatic slump in economic performance also in South Africa. The economic contraction will be especially pronounced in the current second quarter. This will also be noticeable on the job market. The South African economy is likely to recover and grow in the second halfContinue reading “South African economy: Gradual, but rather slow recovery expected after the severe recession caused by Covid-19”