“Millions will lose their jobs”- Economist Dawie Roodt
South Africa’s economy is suffering a harder hit recession with less financial relief given to the economy as businesses remain shut during our 21 day lock down. Some experts in the medical and scientific field have revealed that the lock down may be extended well after the three week stipulated period, as the hope to flatten the curve is proving futile, with the number of those infected and the mortality rate rising. But what would this mean for our economy? And what is the state of the international financial market? Economist Dawie Roodt spoke to Keenan Williams recently about the state of the economy, and his financial outlook and prediction for the future – it doesn’t sound pretty….