Mhlanga is executive chief economist at Alexander Forbes.

ISAAH MHLANGA | Four scenarios for central bank policy

The emergence of the Omicron variant has added to the uncertainty that normally comes with the beginning of a new year

ISAAH MHLANGA | The Grinches who stole Christmas are central bankers after all

The Reserve Bank's interest rate hike has angered many who feel their December has been ruined by higher interest costs, writes Isaah Mhlanga.

ISAAH MHLANGA | Godongwana has spoken, now the government must act

Enoch Godongwana made his first major policy announcement this week as finance minister. How the good parts will benefit SA will depend on whether ...

ISAAH MHLANGA | The growth story Godongwana needs in his budget speech to be ...

The minister will have to convince us he is not anti-poor, will increase fiscal sustainability and move on already made plans, writes Isaah Mhlanga.

ISAAH MHLANGA | Unchecked welfare spending will lead SA into economic ruin

An analysis of recent national budgets gives the lie to the growth stimulus argument for a basic income grant, writes Isaah Mhlanga.