Dr Rashad Cassim: What’s on the MPC’s mind?

Dr Rashaad Cassim, Deputy Governor of the SARB, elaborates on the key issues that enabled the SARB to respond to the Covid pandemic. He explains how South Africa was able to use the lowering of interest rates to stimulate the economy due to the fact that we were not in the zero-to-low interest rate environment that many other developed markets found themselves in.

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