Articles by Author: Daniel Polakow

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  1. How disruptive can Smart Beta be to the South African Active Fund Management Fraternity?

    How disruptive can Smart Beta be to the South African Active Fund Management Fraternity?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    This research paper explores the theme of Smart Beta and the current state of inefficiency of active fund fee structures in South African domestic equity unit trusts. The emerging understanding is that many of the latent sources of value-add (or...
  2. The global currency tango — The relationship between the carry trade, emerging/commodity currencies and risk

    The global currency tango — The relationship between the carry trade, emerging/commodity currencies and risk

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Investment Analysts Journal
    This study has foci on the global drivers of currencies and their relationship to economic jurisdiction in the presence of global risk appetite. We focus on a comprehensive basket of global currencies, deriving three statistically motivated currency market factors. We...
  3. AIDS communications through social networks: catalyst for behaviour changes in Uganda

    AIDS communications through social networks: catalyst for behaviour changes in Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Objective: To investigate distinctive communications through social networks which may be associated with population behaviour changes and HIV prevalence declines in Uganda compared to other countries.
  4. The opening of the future: Heidegger's interpretation of Rilke1

    The opening of the future: Heidegger's interpretation of Rilke1

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    The aim of this paper is to revisit Heidegger's phenomenological reading of Rilke with a view to eliciting its implications for our future and that of phenomenology. The paper focuses on how Heidegger, despite regarding Rilke as a much-needed poet...
  5. MIGRATION AND DISPERSAL OF AUDOUIN'S GULL <em>LARUS AUDOUINII</em> FROM THE EBRO DELTA COLONY

    MIGRATION AND DISPERSAL OF AUDOUIN'S GULL <em>LARUS AUDOUINII</em> FROM THE EBRO DELTA COLONY

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Oro, D. & Martinez, A. 1994. Migration and dispersal of Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii from the Ebro Delta colony. Ostrich 65:225-230.
  6. Observations at a nest of the Madagascar Wagtail <em>Motacilla flaviventris</em>

    Observations at a nest of the Madagascar Wagtail <em>Motacilla flaviventris</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    O'Daniel, D.L. 1997. Observations at a nest of the Madagascar Wagtail. Ostrich 68 (2): 19–22.
  7. Nutritional evaluation of <em>Ficus thonningii</em> Blume leaves as ruminant livestock feed in the Ahferom district of Tigray, Ethiopia

    Nutritional evaluation of <em>Ficus thonningii</em> Blume leaves as ruminant livestock feed in the Ahferom district of Tigray, Ethiopia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    We evaluated the fodder quality of Ficus thonningii Blume in the Ahferom district of Tigray, Ethiopia. Determination of foliar macronutrients and proximate chemical compositions was undertaken using five diameter classes (11–20, 21–30, 31–40, 41–50 and 51–60 cm at breast height)...
  8. The effects of a deferred grazing system on rangeland vegetation in a north-western, semi-arid region of Tanzania

    The effects of a deferred grazing system on rangeland vegetation in a north-western, semi-arid region of Tanzania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The present study assessed the effects of deferred grazing management on rangeland condition using aboveground biomass, vegetation cover and species composition as indicators of range condition. The experiment was based on traditionally conserved exclosures (ngitili). Data were collected in Shinyanga...
  9. A Group of Sexually Abused Adolescents' Perceptions of their Future Life-Roles: An Exploratory Study

    A Group of Sexually Abused Adolescents' Perceptions of their Future Life-Roles: An Exploratory Study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Sexual abuse of adolescents can have detrimental effects on their perceptions of their different future life-roles. We investigated such perceptions of students with a history of sexual abuse (n=163) as well as typically developing others (n=237). Participants completed the Life-role...