The Politics of Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa

  title={The Politics of Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa},
  author={Roger K. Tangri and Roger J. Southall},
  journal={Journal of Southern African Studies},
  pages={699 - 716}
Since 1994, the black majority African National Congress (ANC) government has pursued several important goals at the same time, sometimes emphasising equity and redistribution of wealth, and sometimes advocating rapid economic growth and corporate investment. These goals have been difficult to reconcile with each other. They have led the government to fluctuate in its black economic empowerment (BEE) policies, shifting between a moderate and radical redistribution of assets. Generally, however… 

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