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European perspectives on job insecurity : Editorial introduction
(Sage (Department of Economic History, Uppsala University, Sweden), 2010)
The year 2010 represents an important year in job insecurity research, as represented by the publication of two special issues. In addition to the present one, the journal International Studies of Management & Organization ...
Factors Influencing Urban llousehold Food Insecurify in a Low Income Neighbourhood in South Africa
(International Information Institute, 2017)
Urban food insecurity amongst households receiving income above the minimum household subsistence level: the case of a low–income neighbourhood in South Africa
The number of poor people living in urban areas is increasing, as is the number of food insecure households, mainly because of the demographic and economic challenges associated with urbanisation. Studies in South Africa ...
Enhancing industrial cluster formation through the realistic export opportunities of the TRADE-DSM
This paper explores the natural synergies between industrial cluster formation and the identification of realistic export opportunities (REOs), using the TRADE-DSM1 for a resource-dependent region, the North West Province ...
Industrial policy in the global value chain era: a new paradigm for Africa
(AfricaGrowth Institute, 2018)
In recent years, African countries have been giving greater priority to building their industrial capacity, placing particular emphasis on manufacturing in order to reduce their dependency on commodity trade. However, most ...
Are digital advances and inclusive growth compatible goals? Implications for trade policy in developing countries
Can the digital economy help to alleviate the problem of inequality and forge more inclusive growth or will it exacerbate divisions as time goes by, to the detriment of those countries (including South Africa, India and ...
Suid-Afrika - onder druk van toenemende mededinging
Suid-Afrika is weer onlangs saam met 48 lande deur die Institute for Management Development (IMD) in 'n mededingendheidsrangorde geplaas. Dié lande se vermoë om 'n omgewing te skep om te kan meeding, is aan die hand van ...
Challenges for the floriculture industry in a developing country: a South African perspective
(Taylor & Francis, 2006)
The increasing numbers of global floriculture producers, and changes in the basis of competition in this international industry, make it important to evaluate the South African floriculture industry's competitive position. ...
Obstacles in attracting increased portfolio investment into southern Africa
(Taylor & Francis, 2003)
Measured in terms of foreign participation in its domestic financial markets, the major part of southern Africa has to date been largely isolated from international financial markets and the process of financial globalisation. ...
Helping to develop small and medium sized South African exporters: defining a Canadian role
(Taylor & Francis, 1996)
The current study aims to broaden our existing knowledge with respect to the export behavior of South African SME's and the role that Canadians can play in helping South Africa's economy grow. After analyzing the South ...