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    • Financial development, financial inclusion and welfare dynamics in sub-Saharan Africa 

      Tita, Fomum, Anthanasius (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Over two decades of post reforms, the financial system of many sub-Saharan African countries remained underdeveloped and highly exclusive with only 34% of adults 15 years and above having a basic bank ...

    • Financial liberation and international remittances in Sub-Saharan Africa : a panel data analysis 

      Adenutsi, Deodat Emilson (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study analyses the implications of financial liberalisation programme for international remittance inflows with regard to the macroeconomic determinants and also the implications of remittances for ...

    • Financing Africa's growth: the role of development finance 

      Adjasi, Charles (2014-10)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: What financial tools do African countries have at their disposal to finance, say, infrastructure projects, small business expansion or household assets? Prof Charles Adjasi, associate professor and head: ...

    • Financing agricultural small- and medium-scale enterprises in Namibia 

      Amadhila, Elina Muuwike (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH SUMMURY : While agriculture remains a key economic activity in Africa, employing about 55% of the population, only approximately 1% of bank lending goes to the agricultural sector. This phenomenological case study ...

    • Financing structure and financial sustainability: evidence from selected Southern Africa development community microfinance institutions 

      Bayai, Innocent (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Despite the burgeoning interest in microfinance, research has shied away from addressing the relationship between financing structure and the financial sustainability of microfinance institutions (MFIs) ...

    • Follow the road to Eden 

      Brown, Chris; Botha, M.C. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
      The research discussed here started as an MBA research project with the aim of designing a strategy to implement a project management capability in a district municipality. Subsequently, the strategy proposed by that ...

    • Footwork 

      Mantshantsha, Sikonathi (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
      The skills mobility of the black middle class has been singled out as one of the major problems facing organisations which now also have to deal with the alienation of the non-designated groups – who respond with ...

    • Forecasting: reducing uncertainty 

      Leuvennink, Jaco (2014-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The financial world expects economic forecasters to keep them safe. While economic forecasting will never be an exact science, it is useful for decision makers, analysts and ordinary people to ...

    • Foreign capital flows and economic growth in selected Sub-Saharan African economies 

      Adeola, Omolola Oluwatoyin (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : The need for foreign capital flows to developing countries to supplement domestic savings for investment and economic growth cannot be overemphasized. This is especially the case in sub-Saharan Africa ...

    • Fountainhead for peace 

      Bell, Terry (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-08)
      The emergence of an ‘African hub’ for dispute resolution at the University of Stellenbosch Business School symbolises a new, transformative path for the university, writes TERRY BELL.

    • Fresh, new take 

      Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-08)
      Coming, to a space near you soon, a new-look advertising campaign created by the business school’s new agency. PENNY HAW asked about the rationale behind the changes.

    • From New York to New Bethesda (and other stops in between) 

      Coetzer, Toast (University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), 2010-04)
      Those at the cutting edge of their professions are familiar with working long, thankless hours, often spent hunched over a laptop in yet another hotel in a country where inhabitants don’t quite know what you mean when ...

    • From techno to the top 

      Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), 2010-04)
      Alice Zondi’s story, as told by PENNY HAW, shows how coaching enabled this technical expert to achieve a place on her company’s board

    • The functionality grid as paradigm for management of technology 

      Lochner, Frederick Christoffel (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
      Technology is a critical component in modern society. Management of Technology (MOT) should be a major focus of management studies. At present the status of MOT is much less than it should be. Part of the reason is that ...

    • The fund performance illusion 

      Wessels, Daniel; Kriger, Niel (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
      Research conducted at the University of Stellenbosch Business School into the long-term performance of equity fund managers found that past performance was not a reliable indicator of future performance. The study ...

    • Further research 

      Unknown author (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010)
      The place of marketing in business - Frikkie Herbst. Enlarging the economic cake - Wolfgang Thomas. Aligning IS with business strategy - Martin Butler. Societal sensitivity in the future workplace - Dr Babita Mathur-Helm.

    • Future competencies 

      Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
      The changing world of work requires a completely new skills set. What new competencies must be mastered to conduct business in the future? AMANDA MATTHEE explores.

    • The future of the company 

      De Vries, Florence (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-08)
      What will keep the corporate organisation ticking in future? FLORENCE DE VRIES finds out which issues the leaders of tomorrow are tackling today.

    • The future of war : pathways towards destructive or constructive alternative futures? 

      Vrey, F. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2005)
      The future of war pertains to war as a future instrument of policy while future warfare unfolds from how wars of the future are to be conducted. Both phenomena contain dynamics that contribute to explaining particular ...

    • Gaining through giving 

      Mgayi, Bongani (2012-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There is much philosophising today about what it means to be African and a good citizen. Bongani Mgayi finds out that views on charity and social engagement are as wide as the African horizons.