Economic news of the week: Interest rates, inflation and the US presidency

In this edition of the Business Day Spotlight, we look back at the week’s top economics news - focusing on interest rates, inflation and the US presidency.

Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Peter Bauer, a professor at the University of Johannesburg’s School of Economics.

Bauer talks about the latest interest rate decision by the Reserve Bank, the economic shifts to e-commerce, online learning and remote working; the plight of commercial property - especially offices; the role of stimulus locally; and an outlook for the year.