Mr Sinethemba Doctor Sangweni


Mr S.D. Sangweni is an economics lecturer in the School of Accounting, Economics and Finance. He holds a Masters in Economics from the University of KwaZulu Natal. His research interests are mainly in the field of economic policy analyses. As an economist, researcher and consultant, Mr Sangweni diagnoses, analyse and explain the behaviour of key macroeconomic variables. He analyses the performance of economic policies for the local and national government entities. He formulates and implement pragmatic novel strategic solutions for both private and public sector assignments.

Academic Qualifications

  • Master of Commerce (Economics)
  • Bachelor of Commerce Honours (Economics)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Economics and Supply Chain)

Professional Bodies and memberships

  • Pan-African Scientific Research Council (PASRC)
  • Economic Research of Southern Africa (ERSA)
  • University of KwaZulu-Natal Macroeconomic Research Unit (MRU)
  • Economic Society of South Africa (ESSA)

Research Interests

  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Fiscal and Monetary policy analysis
  • Dynamic stochastic general equilibrium modelling