Articles by Author: Moses Acquaah

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  1. Why <em>Africa Journal of Management</em> and Why Now?

    Why <em>Africa Journal of Management</em> and Why Now?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    In this article, we provide the background as well as the rationale for the decision to establish the Africa Journal of Management. We begin by telling the story of the genesis of AFAM and its aspirational mission. Next, we discuss...
  2. The Relationship between Competitive Strategy and Firm Performance in Micro and Small Businesses in Ghana: The Moderating Role of Managerial and Marketing Capabilities

    The Relationship between Competitive Strategy and Firm Performance in Micro and Small Businesses in Ghana: The Moderating Role of Managerial and Marketing Capabilities

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    This study investigates the role of managerial and marketing capabilities in moderating the relationship between competitive strategy and firm performance using data from 581 micro and small businesses (MSBs) in Ghana. Using a hierarchical multiple regression analysis the findings indicate...
  3. Dynamic Tensions from Management Control Systems and Performance in a Sub-Saharan African Economy: Mediating Effects of Competitive Strategy

    Dynamic Tensions from Management Control Systems and Performance in a Sub-Saharan African Economy: Mediating Effects of Competitive Strategy

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    This study examines how the dynamic tension created as a result of the simultaneous and balanced use of controlling and innovative forces of management control systems indirectly influences firm performance through competitive strategy. Using data from 106 firms from Ghana,...
  4. Use and availability of tree and shrub resources on Maasai communal rangelands near Amboseli, Kenya

    Use and availability of tree and shrub resources on Maasai communal rangelands near Amboseli, Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Use of plant resources is critical in understanding resource dependence among poor rural communities. This study investigated use of tree and shrub resources by a local Maasai community, through discussions and a questionnaire. Twenty-four tree and shrub species were utilised...
  5. RESENSIE—REVIEW

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
  6. Positive care? HIV and residential care for children in South Africa

    Positive care? HIV and residential care for children in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Responses to the HIV epidemic leading to an increase in the number of residential care facilities for children across sub-Saharan Africa have prompted concerns that large numbers of orphaned children are being placed in institutional care. There is little empirical...
  7. Cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in the source water from Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe, and the presence of cyanotoxins in drinking water

    Cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in the source water from Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe, and the presence of cyanotoxins in drinking water

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    The phytoplankton community and cyanotoxins in Lake Chivero (formerly Lake McIlwaine) and the presence of cyanotoxins in treated drinking water were investigated between 2003 and 2004. A typical seasonal succession of Cyanobacteria species occurred from January to April, Bacillariophyta from...
  8. Extent of Access to Information and Communications Technology by the Rural Population of South Africa

    Extent of Access to Information and Communications Technology by the Rural Population of South Africa

    This paper investigates the trends in access to Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in rural compared to the urban areas of South Africa. Using data from the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) covering the period from 2003 to 2009,...