My main research over the years was to try to understand the impact on South Africa’s economic development of Nationalism, which has been the dominant political force in South Africa during the last 110 years since the British handed over power to a South African administration in 1910 at the creation of the Union of South Africa.

Since then South Africa has been dominated by two Nationalisms. Afrikaner Nationalism, which dominated the country’s politics between 1910 and 1994. African Nationalism, which has controlled the government for 25 years since 1994. ….more