CDE’s Ann Bernstein spoke to Stephen Grootes on Newzroom Afrika about government’s localisation policy and its impact on the economy. She argued, “The most important thing to do is create a much less costly business environment and a much more efficient business environment, and that comes back to the old things i.e., fixing the power situation and fixing transnet.”

This interview was based CDE’s new report “The Seven Sins of Localisation: Can South Africa afford this costly policy?