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  1. Place Images and Nation Branding in the African Context: Challenges, Opportunities, and Questions for Policy and Research

    Place Images and Nation Branding in the African Context: Challenges, Opportunities, and Questions for Policy and Research

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    This paper examines nation branding in Africa, based on a comprehensive and integrative review of past research. This considers, among others, current place images on the continent in the context of traditional views, which see it as a poor and...
  2. A Profile of the East African Community

    A Profile of the East African Community

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Regional integration in East Africa dates back more than a hundred years. This article provides a general synopsis of the East African Community (EAC) and traces the evolution of regional integration in Eastern Africa from colonial times to the present...
  3. Outward foreign direct investment from South Africa’s energy sector and the transfer of environmentally sound technologies to Uganda’s energy sector

    Outward foreign direct investment from South Africa’s energy sector and the transfer of environmentally sound technologies to Uganda’s energy sector

    Following the end of apartheid in 1994, outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) from South Africa has been on the increase. However, the content of South African OFDI has remained an understudied topic. This article explores whether intra-regional flows of FDI...
  4. Outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) and knowledge flow in the context of emerging MNEs: Cases from China, India and South Africa

    Outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) and knowledge flow in the context of emerging MNEs: Cases from China, India and South Africa

    The paper explores the factors driving Outward Foreign Direct Investment (OFDI) by Emerging multinational enterprisess (EMNEs) and the patterns of knowledge transfer in six cases of EMNEs from three BRICS’ economies (India, China and South Africa). It found that there...
  5. A Multidimensional Approach to International Market Selection and Nation Branding in Sub-saharan Africa

    A Multidimensional Approach to International Market Selection and Nation Branding in Sub-saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Despite the strong economic growth of many African countries, foreign investors often overlook their potential. Nation branding can raise the awareness of foreign investors to the particular strengths of these countries. To identify the specific image attributes of a nation...
  6. Knowledge and quality-management activities’ influences on technology communication and innovation with African foreign investment experience

    Knowledge and quality-management activities’ influences on technology communication and innovation with African foreign investment experience

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We examined how psychic distance moderates the association of South Korean chief executive officers’ (CEOs’) knowledge and quality management with their predisposition to invest in African technology and innovation markets. Participants were current and prospective South Korean African business investment...
  7. The effect of tillage system on lodging in maize resulting from a severe rainstorm

    The effect of tillage system on lodging in maize resulting from a severe rainstorm

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Severe lodging in maize lands on Cedara on the 24 February 1985 was caused by a rainstorm registering Force 10 on the Beaufort scale. Large differences in lodging existed between plots in three tillage trials. In two identical primary tillage...
  8. The effect of tillage system and rate and time of nitrogen application on maize performance on a sandy Avalon soil

    The effect of tillage system and rate and time of nitrogen application on maize performance on a sandy Avalon soil

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Four nitrogen fertilizer regimes were superimposed on a tillage trial on a sandy Avalon soil at Dundee in 1985 in order to investigate whether the rate and time of N fertilizer application influenced the poor early-season growth and reduced yields...
  9. On *-Essential Ideals and Biideals of Rings with Involution

    On *-Essential Ideals and Biideals of Rings with Involution

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    Let R be a ring with involution *. We describe the structure of R, when R has no proper *-essential *-ideals (*-biideals) and also when R has a *-essential minimal *-biideal.
  10. Changes to the vegetation of the mid‐Fish River valley, Eastern Cape, South Africa, in response to land‐use, as revealed by a direct gradient analysis

    Changes to the vegetation of the mid‐Fish River valley, Eastern Cape, South Africa, in response to land‐use, as revealed by a direct gradient analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Degradation of natural rangeland is a serious problem throughout southern Africa. It has been suggested that incorrect grazing management practices have resulted in a decrease in the production potential of rangelands. In order to explore the nature and extent of...