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  1. Perceptions of Violence and Crime as Aggression by Turkish—Islamic Families in Johannesburg

    Perceptions of Violence and Crime as Aggression by Turkish—Islamic Families in Johannesburg

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored perceptions of aggression of Turkish-Islamic families with adolescent children in a large South African city. Participants were from four Turkish families with adolescent children (father = 4, mothers = 4; children = 5). Data were collected via...
  2. A focus group study on primary health care in Johannesburg Health District: “We are just pushing numbers”

    A focus group study on primary health care in Johannesburg Health District: “We are just pushing numbers”

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Objectives: South Africa is striving towards a strong primary healthcare system. Since 2007, departments of family medicine have been established in Gauteng to improve quality of care through improved access to doctors, the coordination of health services and better referrals...
  3. Instant mutuality: the development of Maboneng in inner-city Johannesburg

    Instant mutuality: the development of Maboneng in inner-city Johannesburg

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Anthropology Southern Africa
    In the context of strategies of urban renewal and gentrification in Johannesburg in a time of rapid urbanisation, the question of how urban renewal and gentrification affect people and their everyday lives must be considered. At present there are numerous...
  4. The realignment of international stock markets after the 1987 crash, with special reference to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    The realignment of international stock markets after the 1987 crash, with special reference to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper investigates stock price associations between the world’s sixteen largest international markets in the period immediately before and after the 1987 market crash, as well as in a more recent post-crash period. The analysis suggests that the crash had...
  5. Employing the prespecified variable approach to APT factor identification on the segmented Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Employing the prespecified variable approach to APT factor identification on the segmented Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    Prior research has provided evidence that the return generating process on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is dichotomous in nature (Campbell, 1979; Gilbertson and Goldberg, 1981;Carter, 1983; Page, 1986, 1989; Venter, Bradfield and Bowie, 1992). More specifically, this prior work...
  6. Unifying the factor analytic and prespecified variable approaches to APT factor identification on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Unifying the factor analytic and prespecified variable approaches to APT factor identification on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper reviews recent empirical work concerning the number and macroeconomic nature of the priced Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT) factors on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). As a consolidation of prior factor analytic and prespecified variable findings, a brief empirical...
  7. Price earnings ratios on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange - Are they a guide to value?

    Price earnings ratios on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange - Are they a guide to value?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper tests whether there is an equilibrium relationship between prices and earnings on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). Such a relationship would hold if the JSE Index and index earnings were cointegrated, A full explanation of the technique of...
  8. Uncertainty, cost of capital and financial disclosure: A review of the theory and some evidence

    Uncertainty, cost of capital and financial disclosure: A review of the theory and some evidence

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    This paper contains a critical review of the uncertainty research, and reports on the relationship between corporate disclosure and the adverse selection component of the buy-sell (bid-ask) spread of stock prices. Order processing and holding costs will be decoupled from...
  9. A review of capital market theory from a South African Perspective

    A review of capital market theory from a South African Perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    The vast quantity of finance literature dealing with Capital Market Theory on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is evidence of the demand for research in this area. Until very recently, almost no research In this area has been conducted...
  10. A review of the efficiency of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    A review of the efficiency of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    In recent years there has been considerable evidence which contradicts the efficient market hypothesis. This evidence is reviewed with particular attention to the JSE, The efficiency of the JSE is evaluated by using an efficiency scale which ranges from perfect...