Articles by Author: Mammo Muchie

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  1. Differential Factors of Efficiency in the Management of Solid Waste in the City of Tshwane, South Africa

    Differential Factors of Efficiency in the Management of Solid Waste in the City of Tshwane, South Africa

    The objective was to investigate factors that affect the efficient management of solid waste produced by commercial businesses operating in the City of Pretoria, South Africa. Data were gathered from 1,034 businesses. Efficiency in solid waste management was assessed using...
  2. Intellectual Property Rights: A Focus on Medicinal Plant Products from Africa

    Intellectual Property Rights: A Focus on Medicinal Plant Products from Africa

    Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) has been the subject of voluminous literature. Much has been written about its origin, implications and dispositions. Yet, the subject of IPRs is fraught with murky issues, especially as it applies to developing countries. This paper...
  3. Articulating the Construct of Organizational Innovativeness in Iranian SMEs

    Articulating the Construct of Organizational Innovativeness in Iranian SMEs

    This paper investigates Small and Medium Sized Enterprises' (SMEs) innovative moves applied to their practical works. The different dimensions of the organizational innovation implication in Iranian SMEs at Qom province are explored. Based on the findings a model was developed...
  4. Proposing Organizational Self Sufficiency Theory

    Proposing Organizational Self Sufficiency Theory

    It is becoming increasingly difficult to ignore the positive impacts of advanced manufacturing technologies (AMTs) on organizational performance. Many firms from developing countries attempt to import AMTs from foreign suppliers in order to improve their products' qualities, reduce costs and...
  5. The Impact of Underutilization of Modern Family Planning Methods on Adverse Outcomes of Pregnancy in Women Aged 15 to 49 in Pretoria, South Africa

    The Impact of Underutilization of Modern Family Planning Methods on Adverse Outcomes of Pregnancy in Women Aged 15 to 49 in Pretoria, South Africa

    This paper is a result of a 6-year long follow-up study that was conducted in Pretoria, South Africa between 2004 and 2009 in order to assess the impact of underutilization of modern family planning methods on adverse outcomes of pregnancy...