January 2007
Africa Monitor: Southern Africa;Jan2007, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p6
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The article presents statistics related to the decision of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) to increase the interest rates on domestic demand. The speculations of analysts that the SARB will continue to tighten its monetary policy has faded. The slowdown of domestic demand has led to the reduction of the current account deficit and investment-led growth.


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