HSF briefs

Helen Suzman Foundation | Apr 08, 2015
Municipalities II: Assessing mechanisms of municipal oversight
Jul 16, 2019
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Michelle Toxopeüs

This brief series explores three institutional arrangements that influence municipal functioning. Part I evaluates executive authority in municipalities; Part II assesses mechanisms of municipal oversight; and Part III examines the legal framework for provincial intervention in local government.

Municipalities I: Evaluating executive authority in municipalities
Jul 16, 2019
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Michelle Toxopeüs

This brief series explores three institutional arrangements that influence municipal functioning. Part I evaluates executive authority in municipalities; Part II assesses mechanisms of municipal oversight; and Part III examines the legal framework for provincial intervention in local government.

The Economy: Adapt or Die III - The Long Term
Jul 10, 2019
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Charles Simkins

The first brief in this series considered economic priorities leading up to the 2020 Budget. The second brief discussed priorities for the following two years. This, the final brief, proposes initiatives over the longer term.

Financial Regulation in South Africa – Brief II of II
Jul 04, 2019
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Charles Collocott

This is the second of two briefs looking at South Africa’s financial regulation, specifically the newly formed Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) and CEO, Dube Tshidi. The first brief looked at the FSCA and its “Twin Peaks” model, querying whether taking on this model of financial regulation was necessary and what the potential consequences might be. This brief looks at the legal woes the CEO of the FSCA has come up against, past and present.