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The contribution of seaborne commerce to the South African economy.
The dissertation seeks to address the contribution of seaborne commerce in the South African economy. Basically the research is trying to look at the development of the carriage of goods by sea to and from South Africa, ...
A critical analysis of the subcontractor’s builder’s lien.
This research paper looks at the South African common law right to lien as it currently stands as the only compensatory remedy for a construction subcontractor in the event of non-payment by the main contractor. The nature ...
Peace building through youth development and empowerment in Zimbabwe: exploring government and civil society initiatives.
Zimbabwe is a country that has been in the grip of conflict since the formation of its modern state in 1890. The attainment of independence in 1980 has not transformed the country to be peaceful but has continued on a ...
Local government in the constitutional dispensation: defining the limits of local government’s legislative and executive authority.
Close on twenty-five years have passed since the adoption of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (the Constitution). The division-of-powers provisions of the Constitution marked a move away from the ...
Investor overconfidence in the South African exchange traded fund market.
In recent years, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) have transformed the investment management landscape. Despite the soaring popularity of ETFs, ETF traders may not always be rational. Mispricing of securities, excess trading ...
Security testing challenges of web developers in the Lagos, Nigeria IT industry.
Web applications are instrumental for businesses. Due to the susceptible nature of the internet, which is their main operating environment, many vulnerabilities that compromise web applications are constantly reported. ...
Influence of the performance of Black Economic Empowerment shares on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange Top 40.
The study investigated the performance of Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) shares on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). It employed data from 48 firms active on the JSE from 2003 to 2016. Unbalanced panel data was ...
Developing a framework for entrepreneurial strategies and SME performance in Tanzania-based bakeries.
Abstract available in pdf.
Significance of infrastructure investments in emerging markets to institutional investors.
The worldwide financial crisis of 2007/8 and the subsequent economic slump led to significant funding and solvency challenges for institutional investors as their financial positions were adversely affected. The former ...
Critical analysis of the independence of environmental assessment practitioners in South Africa.
Environmental Assessment Practitioners (EAPs) are at the centre of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process. Their competence and ethics, therefore, are crucial in facilitating the EIA process. This research aims ...